How to Link NIN to ntel in 4 Quick Ways

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To avoid losing your active SIM cards, the Nigerian Federal Government has directed all telecom subscribers to link their National Identification Number (NIN) with their SIM card(s) through the Telecom Regulatory agencies and National Identity Management Commission. As an Ntel subscriber, it’s crucial to link your NIN to your SIM card to stay connected with your friends, family, and business partners. Luckily, the process is quick and easy

In this blog post, you’ll learn simple steps on how to link NIN to ntel and the benefits of doing so. Additionally, you’ll find out how to check your NIN status. Keep reading to stay connected!

How to Link NIN to ntel in 4 Quick Ways

How to Link NIN to ntel Via the ntel NIN  Portal

To connect your NIN to ntel online through the ntel Portal, please follow these steps: 

  1. First, visit the ntel NIN Portal.
  2. Fill out the form and the NIN field.
  3. Provide any other necessary information.
  4. Click on the “Submit” button. 
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By completing these steps, your NIN will be linked to your Smile SIM without any issues.

How to Link NIN to ntel Online via ntel Self-care Portal

To link your NIN to your Ntel line online using the Ntel self-care portal. Here are the steps:

  1. Go to the ntel self-care portal.
  2. Enter your Ntel phone number and password.
  3. Click on “NIN Update” link.
  4. Fill out the form and click “Submit.”
  5. Log in with your phone number and 4-Digit PIN code.
  6. Find “NIN Linking” option on your dashboard.
  7. Follow the prompts to enter your NIN and provide other details.
  8. Click on “Submit” button.

You will receive an SMS confirmation once your NIN is linked to your Ntel line.

How to Link NIN to ntel using NIN Mobile ID App

If you want to link your NIN to your ntel SIM card, follow these steps:

  1. Download the NIMC Mobile App from the Google Playstore if you have an Android device, or search for it on the app store if you have an iOS device.
  2. Log in to the app using your security PIN.
  3. Tap on the ‘My Devices’ button located at the bottom right of your dashboard.
  4. Click on ‘Add Mobile Number’ and enter the mobile phone number you want to link.
  5. Input the OTP sent to that mobile phone number.
  6. Tap on “Submit”

Your NIN will be linked to your ntel mobile number immediately.

How to Link Ntel Nin at ntel Outlet

To link your NIN to your Ntel line from an ntel outlet, you need to visit an ntel outlet close to you with your Ntel SIM card and a valid identification document such as a passport, driver’s license, or national ID card. Once there, simply tell the ntel customer agent that attends to you that you wish to link your NIN to your ntel line and they will guide you through the process.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

What Is the Link for Linking NIN to ntel?

The link for linking NIN to Ntel is Once you click the link, tap on the “Link NIN Now” option and follow the prompt to complete linking your NIN to your ntel SIM card.

How Long Does It Take to Link NIN to Ntel?

It usually takes a few minutes to link your NIN to Ntel. However, it may take longer if you have issues with your NIN e.g difference in name or age. Also, it may take longer if there are network issues.

What Happens if I Don’t Link My NIN to Ntel?

It is important to link your NIN to Ntel or your SIM card may be barred. This would prevent you from using your phone to make or receive calls, send or receive messages, and access data services to browse the internet.

How Do I Link My NIN to ntel Using the NIMC Mobile ID App?

Download the NIMC Mobile ID App, login and then click on Link NIN option on the dashboard. Follow the prompts to complete linking your NIN to your ntel number.

What Are the Benefits of Linking My NIN to ntel?

You get to keep enjoying ntel services without the fear of getting barred, disconnected or loosing access to your ntel SIM card.

Where Can I Find a List of ntel Outlets Where I Can Link My NIN?

You can find a list of Ntel outlets where you can link your NIN on the ntel website. You can also contact Ntel customer service for more information.

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To ensure you don’t miss out on ntel’s data services and comply with government directives, it’s important to link your NIN to your ntel account. This process is quick and easy, taking just a few minutes with your NIN and ntel SIM card. 

You can link your NIN to ntel using any of the methods mentioned in this article. After linking, you’ll be able to check your NIN status on the ntel Selfcare portal on your dashboard after sign in. Link your NIN to ntel today and stay connected!