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The federal government said With the palpable panic gripping the country over the full linkage of the National Identification Number (NIN) with SIMs, the federal government on Tuesday, January 19, insisted that the February 9 deadline still stands. Speaking on the development, Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) said the telecoms operators have been told to shut down SIMs not linked, Nigerians have been urging the government to extend the deadline, citing the population of the country and the outdated facilities of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) impending the full integration of subscribers into the NCC database,The federal government said the February 9 deadline still stands.”This means many millions will be linked up before the deadline in February 2021.”

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