Connect with us

News

National Identity Number will be made compulsory soon – Minister of Digital Economy, Isa Pantami

Published

on

Sponsored

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami has announced that the National Identity Number will be made compulsory soon.

 

The Minister who said this while receiving the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) management team in his office in Abuja, asked the agency to raise its monthly digital identity enrolment of Nigerians from the current 500,000 to 2.5million.

ALSO READ:  President Buhari to present 2021 budget to NASS members on Thursday October 8

 

Pantami further directed the commission to set up complaint units in its centres across the county to ensure that the complaints of Nigerians were promptly addressed.

 

In a statement released by the Minister’s spokesperson Uwa Suleiman, it was gathered that Pantami stated that he is “committed to ensuring that citizens easily obtain secure digital identity” and urged them to “enroll as soon as possible.”

ALSO READ:  Without thugs, APC will be beaten silly in Edo - Governor Wike
Sponsored

 

He said;

 

“This is imperative because the National Identity Number (NIN) will soon be made mandatory for accessing government services and interventions.

“Digital Identity is one of the key requirements of any digital economy and it is captured under Pillar #6 of the National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy (NDEPS) for a Digital Nigeria.”

Sponsored

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Sad

Update: Abductors of catholic priest demand ‘N100m ransom’

Published

on

Sponsored

The Kidnappers of Reverend father Matthew Dajo of the St Anthony Catholic Church in Yangoji village, Kwali Area Council in Abuja suburb, are reportedly demanding for N100 million ransom before the victim will be set free.

 

The Catholic priest was abducted on Sunday, November 22 around 9:47:pm. It was gathered that the gunmen stormed the catholic priest’s residence with sophisticated weapons and then whisked him away.

ALSO READ:  President Buhari to present 2021 budget to NASS members on Thursday October 8

 

A member of his church told Daily Trust that contact was established with the kidnappers on Saturday, and they have demanded N100 million as ransom.

Sponsored

 

“And you know since he was abducted, his abductors did not call until on Saturday and they are demanding for N100 million, but I don’t know at what figure has the man who is negotiating with them has been able to arrive at,” he said.

ALSO READ:  Military lesbian couple who got married in Ghana allegedly detained and facing court-martial (video)

 

The insider said members of the church are facing a major problem on how to raise the large sum as it’s against the rules of the church to pay for ransom. He also stated the church is solely depending on the family members and relatives of the victim to source for ransom.

ALSO READ:  FBI charge six men accused in plot to kidnap Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer

 

“And the other thing we are more worried about is that when a reverend father is abducted, it is against the rules of the church to pay for ransom, except the family members, friends or relatives of the victim can take such responsibility,” he said.

Sponsored

Continue Reading

Sad

Zahra Buhari reacts to the murder of rice farmers in Zabarmari

Published

on

Sponsored

Zahra Buhari-Indimi has reacted to the murder of 110 rice farmers in Zabarmari village in Borno state.

ALSO READ:  Joe Biden reacts to his election as the 46th President of the United States, changes Twitter bio to "President-Elect"

 

The daughter of the president of Nigeria shared a newspaper shot of the Zabarmari massacre and wrote: “My heart bleeds”.

ALSO READ:  Military lesbian couple who got married in Ghana allegedly detained and facing court-martial (video)
Sponsored

 

Zahra Buhari reacts to the murder of rice farmers in Zabarmari

 

Her reaction comes two days after Boko Haram terrorists attacked rice farmers in their farms and slaughtered them. The death toll was initially at 43 but has now been updated to 110.

ALSO READ:  Buhari: I ask for more patience in tackling insecurity

Sponsored

Continue Reading

Entertainment

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Published

on

Sponsored

A customer who asked a tailor to make her a dress was left disappointed at what was delivered.

 

The woman shared a photo of the dress she ordered and what was delivered.

 

She explained that a friend introduced her to the tailor who then sent her 5 dresses to choose from. She chose one and the tailor charged her 70,000 Naira.

ALSO READ:  Joe Biden reacts to his election as the 46th President of the United States, changes Twitter bio to "President-Elect"

 

She haggled down to 65,000 Naira and made payment for the dress.

 

However, the dress was not ready on time for her birthday.  When it finally came, it was nothing like what she ordered.

ALSO READ:  FBI charge six men accused in plot to kidnap Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer

 

The Twitter user was told that she probably ordered an inferior material but she explained that the tailor handled everything, including sourcing the material for the dress.

 

She went on to share videos to show how the finishing was.

 

She added that she asked the tailor to keep 25,000 Naira and make a refund of 40,000 and she’ll return the dress, but the tailor refused.

ALSO READ:  Two dead in light aircraft crash in Egypt

 

Below are tweets shared by the disappointed customer alongside videos of the dress delivered.

 

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor madeDisappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Sponsored

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

Disappointed customer shows dress she ordered and what her tailor made

 

 

 

 

Sponsored

Continue Reading

wso shell