The National Identification Management Commission (NIMC), has added to the recently released National ID Cards more Permanent National Identity Cards. You can now recheck online if your Electronic Identity Card (e-ID) is ready and has been dispatched to activation centre.
Follow the below steps:
- Follow the apply link
- Click the proceed button
- Fill your enrollment details by entering your First Name, Family Name and the Last 6-digits of your National Identification Number (NIN)
- Click the ID Card Check button below
Also as explained by the NIMC’s Director of Technical Services, the new Electronic Identity Card (e-ID) card can also serve as a cash card. So the card holder can withdraw money in any place. Moreover, especially within the West African sub-region, it soon would become possible to travel with this card only, international passport-free.