MTN has said it has commenced enrollment for National Identification Number.
MTN’s Senior Manager, External Relations, Funso Aina, told our correspondent that the telco had secured Nigerian Identity Management Commission licence for NIN enrollment and had begun enrollment at some of its centres in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja.
He noted that MTN had invested in acquiring devices aligned with NIMC standard.
He also assured that the number of locations would increase with time.
Aina said, they have commenced enrollment for NIN at a limited number of locations.
This number will rise as certification and other dependencies on the Nigerian Identity Management Commission for roll-out of such locations are addressed.
Also they have applied for and secured NIMC licence for enrollment. Additionally they have invested in acquiring devices aligned with NIMC standard.