The National Identification Management Commission (NIMC), has recently released the National ID Card of September 2011 – May 2017, you can check if your ID is ready online by following the simple steps below:
- Follow the apply link below,
- Click the proceed button
- Fill in your First Name, Last Name and the Last 6-digits of your National Identification Number (NIN)
- Click the ‘application button below’.
Also as explained by the NIMC’s Director of Technical Services, the new 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, passport-free.
The director also stated that one can apply for a new National ID card without going to NIMC office. This is to decongest the various centers around the nation and make a swift application for citizens.
New: The e-Identification (eID) Card can also be used as an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) Card in any Automated Teller Machine (ATM) around the world.
- Update your profile to qualify for the new e-ID Card Automatic Teller Machine Service.