Category: Naija News

FG to Replace Bank Verification Number (BVN) with NIN

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami has disclosed the Federal Government plan to replace the Bank Verification Number (BVN) with the National Identification Number (NIN). The minister stated that arrangements has been out in place to replace BVN with NIN. Isa said he had informed the Governor of the Central Bank of […]

CBN Bans Cryptocurrencies In Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has banned Cryptocurrency exchange, trading or dealing in Nigeria. The apex bank, on February 5, released an official statement regarding the Crypto ban. Nyscinfo.com learnt that the statement prohibiting financial institutions within Nigeria from dealing in cryptocurrencies or facilitating payments for cryptocurrency exchange was signed by the CBN Director […]

Ekweremadu is Dead | Enugu Murns Ekweremadu

The commissioner for transport in Enugu State, Mathias Ekweremadu, a younger brother to former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu is dead. Loan Nyscinfo.com learnt that the commissioner slumped at the Enugu State House of Assembly, from where he was rushed to the Niger Foundation Hospital where he was confirmed dead. Get loan Before his […]

Enrolment of NIN For Foreign Diplomats Begins

List of Approved NIN Enrolment Agents In Nigeria

The issue of NIN registration has been the latest happening recently, and the body in-charge of the registration NIMC has so far recorded success, as millions of Nigerians are cooperating. The body, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has also started the registration of NIN for foreigners living in Nigeria. Dr Isa A. I. fondly called […]

Update on Nigeria Government N10bn Covid19 Fund

Update on Nigeria Government N10bn Covid19 Fund for local vaccine production

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has announced that the Federal Government had approved N10 billion to support domestic vaccine production. According to the minister, the government of Nigeria is planning for the local production of the vaccines as they have started negotiation with the producer. Apply for COVID-19 Entrepreneurship Grant for 2021. The […]

New Deadline to Link NIN to your SIM Card (2021)

Deadline to Link NIN to your SIM Card

The latest deadline of the SIM integration with valid National Identity Numbers (NIN) has not changed as the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) said the Federal Government did not approve extension of the deadline. However, the Nigerian Communications Commission disclosed that they still await advice from the Federal reserve concerning the deadline. NCC also said the […]

NIN Generated By BVN Is Not Useful – NIMC

List of Approved NIN Enrolment Agents In Nigeria

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), has warned Nigerians that the National Identity Number (NIN) generated by the Bank Verification Number (BVN) is not useful. NIMC in a tweet, stated that the BVN-generated NIN can only be used after it has been updated at the NIMC enrollment Center. You can check out the approved NIMC […]

Nigerian Army to Recruit 8,000 Soldiers (2021) – Ndume

The Nigerian Army will recruit about eight thousand (8,000) soldiers soon, for counter-terrorism and anti-banditry campaigns. This was disclosed on Monday by Senator Ali Ndume (APC-Borno), Chairman Senate Committee on Nigerian Military Affairs while briefing newsmen in Maiduguri. Ndume expressed optimism that in 2021, Nigeria counter-terrorism operations would curtail terror attacks and other security challenges […]

Each Corps member to get N2m for Agriculture – FG

The Federal Government, through the Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI), has said that it would empower members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) that are ready to venture into agriculture after their one year mandatory service with the sum of two million naira. The was disclosed by the Executive Director, of Nigerian Stored […]