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NIMC Debunks Servers Hack Reports, Says Citizens NINs Secure

NIMC Debunks Servers Hack Reports, Says Citizens NINs Secure

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has said its servers were not breached but are fully optimised at the highest international security levels as the custodian of the most important national database for Nigeria. Recall, some social media reports have alleged that over three million National Identity Numbers (NINs) of …

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Verve Partners NIMC to Improve National Identity Management System

Verve Partners NIMC to Improve National Identity Management System

Positioned as a torchbearer for inclusive digitization, Africa’s leading payment cards & token business, Verve has thrown its support behind the Federal Government’s efforts to create a robust digitization framework for comprehensive identity management for Nigerians. The Nigerian government ramped up its digital identity management campaign to ensure a proper …

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FG Unveils Three New Technologies for Seamless NIN Enrolment

FG Unveils Three New Technologies for Seamless NIN Enrolment

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, launched some innovations for easy and effective enrolment for the National Identification Number (NIN) by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). President Buhari performed this launching during the celebration of the National Identity Day with the theme ‘Identity, a tool for the sustainable digital economy …

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NITDA Launches Nigerian National Public Key Infrastructure

NITDA Launches Nigerian National Public Key Infrastructure

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has commenced operations of the National Public Key Infrastructure (NPKI). The commencement of the national PKI operations was unveiled by the Director General, Mallam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, on Tuesday 29th June, 2021, in a Key Generation and Handover Ceremony for Root Certification Authority …

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Senate Investigates NIMC Over N229 Million Contract Payment

Senate Investigates NIMC Over N229 Million Contract Payment

The Senate Public Account Committee is currently investigating the authorities of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) over the alleged non- compliance with Public Procurement Act in the award of a N229 million contract. The SPAC hinged the probe on the query contained in the 2017 report of the Auditor …

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