Validate Your NIN Without Stress: New NIN Validation Code 2023

It’s no longer news that the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has ordered all Nigerians to link their National Identity Number (NIN) to their respective SIM cards or face termination of service from network providers, The NIN Verification Portal is the official NIMC portal for verification of identities.

Therefore this post will update you on the steps on how to validate your NIN as well as how to link your different mobile networks to your NIN.

How to Verify your NIN Number Online

To verify your NIN number online, follow the procedures below:

  1. Visit the official NIN Verification Portal via 
  2. Scroll to Verify NIN” and click on it
  3. Enter your 12-digit NIN number into the required column
  4. After entering your NIN number, type in the security code into the required column
  5. Click on “Submit
  6. A message will be displayed notifying you whether your NIN is verified or not.
  7. If your NIN has not been verified, visit the closest NIMC office with your NIN number and get it verified.

How to Link Your NIN To Your MTN Number

Consider the following steps to know more on how to link your NIN to your MTN Number;

To Link Your NIN To MTN Using USSD Codes;

  1. Simply dial *785# using the phone number you wish to link.
  2. Then Enter your NIN and Submit

Using Mobile App;

  1. Visit the MyMTNApp and log in to the website
  2. Then Follow the Prompts and provide the necessary information needed

How to Link Your NIN To Your Airtel Number

Using USSD Codes;

  1. Just dial *121*1# From your mobile phone dialer app
  2. Enter your NIN and Submit

Using Mobile Website / App;

  • You should just simply visit the Airtel Mobile online portal @
  • Fill the required information

How to Link Your NIN To Your GLO Line

Using the GLO Online Portal(website);

  1. Visit the GLO Website
  2. Then Submit your Details

Using USSD Codes;

  1. Just dial *109# From your phone dialer app
  2. Enter your 11 digit NIN number
  3. Then Submit

Using SMS Methods;

  1. Using SMS, You can Send Your NIN as a text message to 109

How to Link Your NIN To Your 9Mobile

  1. Dial *966# Using the number you wish to link your NIN with.
  2. Then enter your 11 digit NIN Number and then submit

Using The 9Mobile Online Portal;

  • You can also log into the 9Mobile Website and submit the required information if you wish to submit it through online website.

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