The Minister of State for Well being, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora, has hinted that the continuing Nationwide Identification Quantity (NIN) registration could also be suspended over COVID-19 dangers.
Mamora Acknowledged this whereas talking on Channels Tv’s Dawn Day by day on Monday.
He urged the Nationwide Identification Administration Fee (NIMC) to return to the drafting board and re-order the method to keep away from giant crowds at its centres nationwide.
Mamora who can also be a member of the Presidential Job Power (PTF) on COVID-19, mentioned the federal government has an obligation to make sure residents are protected always.
“I don’t really feel handsome on the image the place individuals are gathered in multitude; it is sort of a superspreader occasion which we don’t like.
“However I’m additionally conscious that the related ministry which is the communications and digital financial system is this.
“My understanding is that the entire course of could also be suspended, in order to reorder the entire course of by way of administration of the gang,” Mamora mentioned.