Conditional return of SIM card sales in Nigeria

Government lifts ban but warns new registrations have to link with National Identification Number.
Paul Adepoju

Nigeria again reschedules SIM NIN registration

Government says MNOs have to date collected 56.18 million National Identification Numbers.
Feb 27, 2020

Nigeria: NCC's new chairman must 'hit ground running'

Irregular SIM card registration, data management and privacy issues among top priorities for Professor Adeolu Akande.

Growing concern over Kenya's Huduma roll out

Paradigm Initiative the latest group to express reservations about pending legislation.
Feb 25, 2015

Privacy International critical of Nigerian eID cards

Human rights watchdog raises concerns over Nigeria's eID card scheme.
Jan 16, 2014

Nigerians asked to register IDs online amid backlog

Congestion and long queues are common at National Identity Commission (NIMC) offices.