This article shows you how to retrieve your NIN number without a phone number. Maybe you don’t have the SIM registered with your NIN, don’t worry we will show you how to retrieve your NIN without phone number.
The national identification number is a part of Nigeria’s National Identity Management System, the other part is the General Multi-Purpose Card. The number stores an individual’s unique data into the database. It is part of a measure to create a national identity database and to prevent both double identity and identity fraud.
The Federal Government has Made Linking of One NIN to sim card compulsory failure to do that you’ll be restricted from making calls with your sim card!
How to check or retrieve your NIN Number
In lieu of the recent NCC directive, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has urged the public and citizens who are already enrolled in the NIMC scheme but have lost their NIN Number to dial *346# to retrieve the NIN. The USSD code is available for NIN retrieval on MTN, Airtel, Glo and 9mobile numbers.
– You could work with the NIMC application on your mobile device. For this, you must have a stable connection to the Internet. The application is available on the Google Play Store for those using Android devices, and on Apple Store for those working with Apple devices.
– Head over to any of the NIMC branches to reprint your NIN slip. Usually, it is advisable that you head back to the center where you did your registration. Talk with any of the NIMC officials you find on the seat and then present to them the required details. You could also head over to
https://nimc.gov.ng/how-to-print-your-improved-nin-slip/ in order to reprint your NIN slip.
After retrieving your NIN, you can then proceed to obtain a new SIM or retrieve the old SIM. It is very necessary that your NIN details are linked to all of your lines. Your NIN details would also be very useful when you need to make certain transactions.
How to link nin to mtn online
To link your NIN to your MTN line without a phone number, you could just work with the myMTNApp. The application is available on Google Play Store (for android users) and Apple Store (for Apple users). All you would be required to do is type in your name, phone number, 11-digit NIN, and your email address. Once you are done, click the ‘Submit’ icon and then, wait for a message that verifies a successful linkage.
How to link nin to glo online
For glo users, visit this site
Fill in all the required fields and then, finish the process.
How to link nin to airtel online
For Airtel subscribers, you can link your NIN successfully too. All you just need to do is visit this site www.airtel.com.ng/nin. Fill in all the essential details and then proceed. For this step, you would be required to have a stable connection to the Internet.
How to link nin to 9mobile online
For 9mobile users, visit this site9mobile.com.ng/nin. Click the option that says ‘Verify and Link your NIN now. After that, type in any information or detail that is requested of you. Then, click the ‘Submit’ icon.
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