This is an online real-time service that allows entities requiring verification have access to the NIMC database. It is equipped with the capacity of tracking usage, using global best practices. It connects the client to the NIMC core verification backend.

NIMC Verification Service (NVS) Versions

Web Version

The web version of this verification solution as the name implies, involves logging on to the provided URL through a secured private connectivity using Internet access with an appropriate Browser. User accounts and relevant credentials would be created for Clients Authorized representatives to enable them access the Verification platform and also give them the ability to also create an agreed number of users in their Organizations.

NVS Web Version Process

  1. Corporate entities should make a formal request to the DG/CEO of National Identity Management Commission.
  2. Execution of NDA/MOU by both parties.
  3. Filling of NVS forms.
  4. Creation of Administrators and Users.

Desktop Version

The desktop version of the NVS is an application that can be installed on a compatible work station, the major difference between this application and the web version is that it works with NIMC licensed peripherals like Finger print scanners and Card Acceptance Devices (CAD) which gives you the ability to submit biometrics or use the e-ID card for a search/verification in the absence of a NIN. The latter being important in situations where the customer cannot provide fingerprints (due to amputation etc.).

NVS Desktop Version Process

  1. Corporate entities should make a formal request to the DG/CEO of National Identity Management Commission.
  2. Execution of NDA/MOU by both parties.
  3. Filling of NVS forms.
  4. Creation of Administrators and Users.

Service Fee: Negotiable and it is based on the access level requested.

Timeline: 0-24 hours

Availability: Monday – Sunday (24 hours daily)

Dependencies:

  • Availability of network.
  • Availability of the NIMS Backend.