The assisted verification was developed as a stop gap for clients pending the conclusion of certain transactions with organizations not currently on the NIMC Verification service platform. It is also a process by which clients’/individual can affirm identity. There are two categories of assisted verification services:

  1. NIN Verification Certificate
  2. NIN Verification Confirmation Letter

NIN Verification Certificate Process

  • A NIN Assisted Verification Service request form will be given to the individual to document particulars of the request.
  • The Client MUST present the NIN to be verified to prevent legal issues.
  • NIMC verification Officer confirms from the billing system that payment of applicable fee of N1000 has been made.
  • The NIN Verification Certificate Format is populated with the verified particulars.
  • After populating the form, it is signed by the ERC Supervisor (If outside state capital) ,State Coordinator (if requested from state Capital), or Head SERVICOM/Head BDCS ( at Headquarters) and stamped.
  • This MUST be printed on NIMC letterhead.
  • This is recorded in the scroll register maintained for this purpose and recipient signs for it in the register.
  • The source document (Original copy of Bank Teller) is retained and double crossed parallel for filing.
  • The document after signing is given to the client and a photocopy will be kept for filing.

Service Fee: N1,000

NIN Verification Confirmation Letter Process

Upon request for NIN Verification Confirmation Letter, the following steps should be followed:

  • A NIN Assisted Verification Service request form be given to the individual to document particulars of the request.
  • The Client MUST present the NIN to be verified to prevent legal issues.
  • NIMC verification Officer confirms from the billing system that payment of applicable fee of N2000 has been made.
  • The Letter of Confirmation Format is populated with the verified particulars.
  • After populating the form, it is signed by the State Coordinator (if requested from state office), or Head SERVICOM/Head BDCS (at Headquarters) and stamped.
  • This letter MUST be printed on NIMC letter Head.
  • This is recorded in the scroll register maintained for this purpose and the person making the request signs off in the register.
  • The source document (Original copy of Bank Teller) is retained and double crossed parallel for filing.
  • The document after signing is given to the client and a photocopy will be kept for filing.

Service Fee: N2,000

Timeline: 0-24 hours

Availability: Monday – Friday (8a.m. to 5p.m.)

Dependencies:

  • Availability of power.
  • Availability of NIMS Backend.
  • Availability of network.

Payment Process

Step 1:
Visit www.remita.net to start the payment process.

Step 2:
Click on the option ‘Pay a Federal Government Agency‘.

Step 3:
Name of MDA – type in ‘National Identity Management Commission‘.
Name of Service/Purpose – choose ‘Others‘.
Amount to Pay – fill in the amount you wish to pay.
Description – type in ‘Payment for NIN Certificate‘ or ‘Payment for NIN Confirmation Letter‘.
Payer’s Full Name – type your full name.

Step 4:
Click on the icon ͞proceed to payment.
A new page which is the invoice will come up which will display your RRRRemita Retrieval Reference at the top of the page.
Print the invoice and take note of your RRR.

Step 5:
Choose any payment method convenient for you.
Option 1: ‘Pay Now with Internet Banking’.
Option 2: ‘Pay at Bank Branch’.
Option 3: ‘Pay Now with Remita’.
Option 4: ‘Pay Now with Cards or Wallet’.