How To


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About the NIN

The National Identification Number (NIN) consists of 11 non-intelligible numbers assigned to citizens of Nigeria and legal residents at the completion of enrollment into the Nigerian National Identity Database (NIDB). The NIN is designed to tie all records about a person in the National Identity database. The NIN shall be the basis of which the Federal, State, and Local government shall interact with every citizen of Nigeria and legal residents.