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Nigeria stakeholders call for 6-month extension to NIN-SIM integration

Wednesday 10 February 2021 | 14:16 CET | News
Nigerian stakeholders in the telecom space have called for further extension of the National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (Sim) integration exercise by six months, The Punch reported. They noted that the eight weeks extension given by the government would not be enough going by the number of Nigerians yet to be registered, as well as other challenges with the NIN enrolment. Olusola Teniola, national coordinator, Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI), stated that the 06 April deadline would not be sufficient to register every single NIN.

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