The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said it wishes to officially inform telecoms consumers, whose Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards are barred from making calls, that affected SIMs will not be unbarred by the service providers until they are linked with the National Identification Numbers (NIN) of the SIM holders.
The identification of bodies of the victims of the Ikoyi building collapse has continued at the IDH, Yaba, Lagos Mainland. Twenty-nine families have come forward to submit samples for DNA to identify bodies that they wish to claim. In cases where identification is clear and there are no arguments, the bodies will be released to the families as from this week.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday released the 2021 Unified Matriculation Examination (UTME) examination results, and the procedure to check them via mobile phones.
The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has updated his records on the Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA) online portal set up to confirm proof of life to enable the issuance of a new ‘smart’ card which validates access to services provided by the government for residents.
A Federal High Court Lagos on Monday, fixed Feb.15 to hear a suit challenging the ongoing process of linking the National Identification Number (NIN) with Mobile lines.
Nigerians have asked the federal government to suspend the National Identification Number (NIN) enrollment temporarily considering the large crowds seeking registration in centres across Nigeria and the risk of COVID-19.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has mandated the use of National Identification Number (NIN), for the processing of driver license, effective December, 21.
The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) says two suspects are presently in police custody for issuing fake COVID-19 test results with the institute’s name.