The Federal Government has mandated all Nigerians to have a National Identity Number (NIN). This is to ensure that every Nigerian's record ranging from Demographic data, Fingerprints, Head-to-Shoulder facial picture, other biometric data, and Digital Signature, powered by the National Identity Management Commission, which makes it relatively easy to confirm and verify your identity.
I believe most people still find it difficult to link their NIN to their mobile numbers but don't worry we got you covered.
Are you an MTN user, to avoid your SIM being blocked as directed by the Federal Government, follow the steps and link below to attach your NIN to your mobile number
Steps to Follow:
1. Dial *346# on your Device to retrieve your NIN
2. Dial *785# and enter your 11 digit NIN as required and send
3. Wait for a confirmation message "Yello! your NIN has been successfully received" from MTN
You can also log on to the website to input your details. Visit https://nin.mtnonline.com/