Seven SIM cards can be linked to one NIN, Pantami says


 Nigerians with many sim cards can now link them to one NIN according to Isa Pantami

 The latest information will make many people happy as this has become a source of worry

 However, there will be a review of the sim linkage if there is a fresh lockdown in the country

In what will gladden the heart of many Nigerians, the federal government has revealed that Nigerians can link up to seven SIM cards to one National Identification Number on the National Identity Management Commission Mobile App.

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This was disclosed on Friday, January 8, by the minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, Punch reports.

He said:

“You will be able to link up to seven SIM numbers to only one. I have already downloaded the app, launched the app, and already linked some of my numbers immediately. This is part of digitalisation.”

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