The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has launched its relatively expected cell software recognised as NIMC APP which seeks to improve verification of National Identification Number (NIN).
The commission who disclosed this in a assertion signed via the spokesperson of NIMC, Mr Kayode Adegoke, said the software will enable residents the ease of proving their identification by their smartphones, and will also help Government bodies in verifying the identity of citizens.
The new app which was once launched by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami will also offer a secure channel for governments groups like FIRS, FRSC, NHIS, NYSC, and many others to verify and authenticate the identities of citizens.
The assertion examine in part: “As an critical section of Nigeria’s digitization technique spearheaded by using the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, the App offers a built-in harmonization technique that approves for its use across different authorities services consisting of FIRS, FRSC, NHIS, NPF, and NCC to point out a few.
“On the different hand, the new elevated NIN slip is pocket pleasant and convenient to verify and can be accessed by means of a self-service Portal, the place humans who already have been issued the NIN, can log in, pay a small token fee, download a PDF of the file in color (if preferred) print and laminate as desired. The cutting-edge NIN Slip will continue to be valid and regularly phased out.
“The NIMC App is accessible on the App Store for IOS customers and Google Play save for Android users. The increased NIN Slip can additionally be downloaded by way of https://dashboard.nimc.gov.ng.”
It is observe precious for the widely wide-spread public, that the software doesn’t help in NIN registration for humans who have now not registered. It is an application instrumental for verification of identification and not registration of NIN. This skill you need to have bought your NIN earlier than you can get entry to the app.