How To Apply For (NIMC) National Identity Card Online (Without Stepping out from Home)


How To Register For (NIMC) National Identity Card Online (Without Stepping out from Home)

National Identity Card Online Registration made easy; The National Identity Management Commission(NIMC) is the agency that issues a National ID card to all her Nigeria citizens.

This agency was founded by the federal government of Nigerian to manage Nigeria’s National identity card database. Like we all know, to register for the National Identity(ID) in Ibadan, Ogun state and other registration centres across the nation, most of the registration centres are not always near our residence we had to travel down to the designated office. Lol! Did i just mention travel? Don’t mind me…

Peraventure you lost your national identity card and want to retrieve it, kindly lodge your complaint to their designated office and make sure you are with your NIN number(so, they could verfiy you)

In this post, i will take you through how to register National Identity Card online other than going to the registration centres in your location/state.

Let continue,

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What Are National Identity(ID) Card Requirement?

  • Old National ID card.
  • Valid Driver’s license.
  • Valid International passport.
  • Voter’s ID card.
  • A staff ID card.
  • State of origin certificate.
  • Birth certificate/declaration of age

Can i Register For National Id Card Twice?

Oh no! You cant. If you’re caught, your on your own. lol. On a more serious note, don’t do that, there’s law charges for such ACT.

How to Register For National Identity Card Online (Without Stepping out from Home):

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National ID Card online registration will ease you from stepping off your room.

  • Kindly go to NIMC website: to access the Enrollment Form
  • Fill the Enrollment Form online with all your details and print out a summary sheet with a 2D Barcode and Registration Identification Number.
  • Go to the enrollment centre, where an enrollment officer scans the barcode to pull up your information from the database.
  • You should verify and confirm the enrollment data on the system.
  • Your headshot photograph, fingerprints and signature would then be captured.
  • Submit your supporting documents for scanning.
  • Your enrollment is acknowledged where two slips would be given to you. (a) Transaction Slip (b) NIN Slip indicating completion of enrollment.
  • With everything properly done, you should not have any problems getting your identity card quickly.