Link NIN To SIM Without Delay, FG Urge Citizens

Link NIN To SIM Without Delay, FG Urge Citizens
SHALOM OLALEYE
The general public would recall that   In preparation for the enforcement, the
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has urged Nigerian citizens and legal residents to use the next few days to ensure they complete the NIN-SIM
linkage.
The Federal Government approved an extension of the NIN-SIM linkage deadline to 31st March 2022.
Pantami
The  Minister has further directed the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to offer enrolment services round-the-clock for the next few days.  Prof Pantami also appreciated all those who have completed their NIN-SIM linkage.
In a statement signed by the duo of Director, Public Affairs​​​ Nigerian Communications Commission, Ikechukwu Adinde  and   Head, Corporate Communications, Nigeria Identity Management ​​​​​​​Commission, Kayode Adegoke added that the Minister, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, and the Director-General/CEO of NIMC, Engr. Aliyu Aziz urged citizens and legal residents to take advantage of the window to complete the process of enrolment and verification within the next few days.
Recall that the government gave this direct for national security and the protection of its citizens against fraud and terrorism.