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Now, lost SIM cards can only be replaced on NIN confirmation—FG

…As NIN racketeers’ risk 7 years in jail A lost or damaged Sim card replacement policy that is dependent on presentation of a verifiable NIN has been approved by the Federal Government. Business Hilights reports that the new policy was…


Networks open Portal For NIN Linkage With Sim Card

Barely four days after the Federal Government moved to integrate SIM cards with National Identification Number (NIN), all four leading networks and other related service providers have opened portals for subscribers who had gotten their NIN to register. MTN Nigeria…

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ALTON aligns with NCC, seeks subscribers’ understanding on SIM audit

The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), the umbrella body of licensed telecommunications operators in Nigeria, wishes to inform the general public (including our partners) that In line with the Federal Government desire to consolidate the achievement of…

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Second phase of SIM card checks to make lines traceable to real owners—Danbatta

The launch of second phase of SIM Registration Verification and Compliance Audit by the telecoms regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to ensure that all SIM cards are traceable to their real owners with the least effort. This was the…