How To Make Calls Without NIN Nigerians (EASY STEPS)

Are you one of the stubborn Nigerians MTN blocked or barred their Sim Card from making calls? Don't worry, on this post I am going to show you a quick and easy ways to make calls with your phone without linking your NIN to your mobile number.

It is very possible to make calls and send SMS messages without linking NIN to your numbers. However, there are some disadvantage attached to it. Please follow and respect federal government Guidelines and Policies on NIN Linkage.

But if you have registered for NIN and your NIN is not ready before your Sims has been blocked, then follow the blow steps to use your sim while you wait for your NIN to be ready. 

Kindly go to your phone settings and put off your Caller ID to make Call as usual but the person at the other end will see your number as private number.

Second option:
Go to Call center (for small phones)
Go to call settings

Select either:
Sim 1 call settings or
Sim 2 call settings

Select Caller ID

Select Hide ID

That's all! You're done.

We must find means of survive in this hardship country.

How To Retrieve NIN Online 2022/2023 via SMS

To Retrieve or Recover Lost NIN Using USSD:

Dial *346#

From the options displayed, select “NIN Retrieval”, by typing in ‘1’, if you are using the same phone number you enrolled with for your NIN.

Follow the steps displayed on your screen and provide the required inputs
note that using this service attracts a N20 (twenty naira) fee only (deducted from your phone credit balance).

How To Link NIN To MTN
To Officially Link NIN To MTN or Retrieve via MTN Dial *785# or Visit MTN NIN linking Portal via
Finally, wait for feedback.

To Officially Link NIN To Airtel or Retrieve via Airtel Dial *121*1# or Visit Airtel NIN Linking Portal via
Finally, wait for feedback.

How To Link NIN To GLO 
To Officially Link NIN To GLO or Retrieve via GLO Dial *109*yourNIN# (e.g *109*90123456789#) or Visit GLO NIN Linking Portal via
Finally, wait for feedback.

How To Link NIN To 9MOBILE 
To Officially Link NIN To 9mobile or Retrieve via 9mobile Dial *346# or Visit 9mobile NIN Linking Portal via
Finally, wait for feedback.

National identification number, a system used by governments around the world to keep track of their citizens.

National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) is a statutory Nigerian organization that operates the country’s national identity management systems.

How To Apply For NIN Online 2022/2023 (Register Here)

To register or Apply for NIN Online or At NIN Office you need to follow the procedure below:

Be sure you provide the right information about yourself while your data is captured during enrolment for your NIN, that will be the information legally identifying you for life whenever your NIN is used.

National Identification Number (NIN) Registration Guidelines And Procedure:

Applicant visits NIMC website to access the Pre-Enrolment Portal: and the online Enrolment Form.

Applicant fills the Enrolment Form online, prints out a summary sheet with a 2D 
Barcode and heads to any NIMC Enrolment Centre.
Applicant verifies and confirms the enrolment data on the system.
Applicant has his/her headshot photog
Raph, fingerprints and signature captured.
Applicant has his/her supporting documents scanned.

Applicant’s enrolment is acknowledged; two slips are generated and given to the applicant: (a) Transaction Slip (b) NIN Slip indicating completion of enrolment.


Walk Into Nearest MTN, Glo or Airtel Office Nationwide
Provide your biodata
Finally, wait for the operator to process your NIN registration.

All the best as you learn more on How To Apply For NIN Online 2022/2023.
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