how to know all phone numbers that are linked with your NIN
as federal government instructed all the telecommunication companies in Nigeria to block all sim card that are not linked with a valid NIN, many people made a mistake of linking their NIN with any available sim card.
if you want to check how many sim card that are linked with your NIN or if you want to see all the phone numbers that are linked with your NIN, below is the procedure to follow.
how to check all the sim Card that are linked with your NIN.
to achieve this, you can either check this online or visit any nearest Nimc office.
the easiest method for checking this is via Nimc mobile app, below are the procedure to follow.
procedure to follow in order to know all sim card that are linked with your NIN.
- go to play store or apple store
- search for “Nimc mobile app”
- install the Nimc mobile app and open it
- verify your identity by inputting the OTP code sent to you by Nimc
- enter your nin number and create a nine digit pin
your profile will be displayed
- Then click on the “link my numbers”
on clicking there, numbers linked with the NIN will be displayed to you.
All previous numbers linked to your nin will be displayed along side a space for you to link more of your numbers
you can only link seven numbers with your NIN.
as You can only link seven numbers in Total, make sure there’s enough space for your future sim card as unlinking NIN from a sim card is quite difficult.
if you can not Carry out this task online, you can as well check how many numbers that are linked with your NIN in any Nimc office.
visit any Nimc office in your area check the numbers if you can not follow this online procedure.
in case you don’t remember your NIN number, you can follow the procedure below to recover it.
how to retrieve your NIN.
open your phone dialer and press *346# using the same sim card that you used when enrolling for the NIN.
your eleven digit NIN number will be displayed on your phone screen for you.
if you have any question concerning how you can check how many sim cards that are linked with a NIN, you can as the questions below for special assistance