NIMC Introduces Rigorous Security Vetting for Identity Verification Partners

NIMC Introduces Rigorous Security Vetting for Identity Verification Partners

Reads: 12 The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) is increasing its efforts to protect citizens’ data and prevent identity fraud. In a recent release, the commission stated that all licensed verification agents, front-end partners, and diaspora partners will go through rigorous security screening.  This action is part of NIMC’s continued efforts to provide secure identity […]

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FG unveils plans to Launch a General multipurpose Identity Card Called Afrigo

Reads: 0 The plan to launch a robust national domestic card scheme dubbed AfriGO has been proudly unveiled by the Federal Government of Nigeria, in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) and Nigeria Inter-bank Settlement System (NIBSS). This card offers an innovative identity solution with payment functionality. AfriGO,

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Breaking News: MTN Network Outage Sparks User Frustration and Industry Concerns

Reads: 0 Just of recent, residents across the country have been plunged into frustration due to a widespread network outage experienced by MTN, one of the leading telecommunication providers in the region. The outage, which affected both calling and internet services, prompted a flurry of complaints from users across various platforms. However, amidst the turmoil,

Subsea cable cuts

Subsea Cable Cuts in Red Sea Cause Internet Disruptions Across Africa

Reads: 0 A series of major submarine cable cuts in the Red Sea on Thursday resulted in widespread service disruptions affecting several African countries, including Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, and others. The damage to the submarine cable, which originates from Europe and passes through the East Coast of Africa, led to significant internet service disruptions

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Unlock Your 20k Smartcash Super Bonus Reward Today – Don’t Miss Out!

Reads: 188 Have you received your 20k Smartcash super Bonus reward? If you haven’t, then you’re missing out! Not quite long when Smartcash announce free transfers to all local banks in Nigeria, free 5GB Data bonus for a funding account, and now they are making it more enticing by offering a free 20K in cash

Nimc boost enrolment effort, nimc temporarily suspend front end partners, online registration portal for NIN

Say Goodbye to Queues: NIMC Set to Launch Online Registration Portal for NIN

Reads: 0 The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) in Nigeria has been inundated with complaints regarding the registration process for the National Identity Number (NIN). Reports of extortion and high-handedness by some agents of the commission have left many Nigerians frustrated and disheartened. However, there is now a glimmer of hope on the horizon, as

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Nigeria Blocks Binance and Crypto Platforms Amid Forex Market Manipulation Concerns

Reads: 1 In a move aimed at curbing what it perceives as the ongoing forex market manipulation and illicit fund movements, the Nigerian government has taken decisive action by blocking access to online platforms operated by Binance and several other crypto firms. This development, communicated to telecommunication companies by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), underscores

Nimc boost enrolment effort, nimc temporarily suspend front end partners, online registration portal for NIN

NIMC Boosts NIN Enrolment Efforts with 222 Additional Devices Nationwide

Reads: 0 The Director-General/CEO of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Engr. Abisoye Odusote-Coker, has recently made a significant decision aimed at addressing the challenges associated with the National Identification Number (NIN) enrolment process. Engr. Coker has approved the distribution of additional enrolment systems to all states across the country. This strategic move is part

Airtel Africa announces $100M share buyback plan

Airtel Africa Announces $100M Share Buyback Plan Amidst Strong Financial Performance

Reads: 1 In its recently released 9-month financial report for the period ending December 2023, Airtel Africa disclosed its intention to embark on a $100m share buyback program, signaling confidence in its growth trajectory and commitment to optimizing capital allocation. The move underscores the company’s proactive approach to capital management and its belief in the