Nigeria Official Recognized National ID Cards are one of the most important Identification cards a citizen should have for proper identification of him self, like; your country, occupation, date of birth, blood group, state of origin, local government of origin, residence address, next of Kin’s name and address, then the ID number, date & place ID was issued, your personal number and expiration date of that ID cards (when needed).
Any of this ” list of Nigeria Official Recognized National ID Cards ” are required by financial institutions when every new account is to be opened, or you have any other important thing to do.
Good to inform you that with the advancement in technology and internet you can now create or signup for a national id online.
Here are List of Nigeria Official Recognized National ID Cards
Each of this list of Nigerian National Identity Card You one similar write up (bold and on top of the Cards);
“FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA“
Nigeria Drivers License Identity Card
Nigeria Voters Card
Nigeria National Identity Card (NEW)
But if you still have the old National ID Card, you can still use it for your transaction in Bank and other places a valid ID card may be needed.
All Nigeria National Identity Card Application Form
How to Apply for Nigeria National Identity Card
Just in case you are wondering on how to register for National identity card in Nigeria or how to get the ID card, below are the steps to get it;
1. Log on to NIMC Pre-Enrolment Portal here
2. Create your account to get a username and password for accessing your data in future.
3. Fill your data under these categories: Personal Details, Address info, Parent Data, Next of Kin Data, Origin data, Documents data, Disability data and Physical Features.
4. Cross-check all your inputs to make sure you made no mistakes and they are typed correctly.
5. Print out the generated 2D Bar Code and take it to a NIMC Enrolment Center close to you
How to Apply for Nigeria Voters Card
Application form for Nigeria Permanent Voters Card comes up every 4years. So if you missed it before, or you are not of age to apply/vote, but you are now – When the next application starts you go to registration poll centers to apply for yours. The centers will be announced when it starts. To learn more click here
How to Apply for Nigeria Drivers License Identity Card
STEP 1: Apply online at the official website here, print out the form after filling the required fields and also print out the payment form
Step 2: Pay the Licence fee online or at the Designated Bank
Step 3: Present your form to the Board of internal Revenue Officer or VIO at the DLC for endorsement
Step 4: Proceed to the Federal Road Safety Corps Officer at the DLC for Biometric Data Capturing
Step 5: You will be given a temporary drivers licence that is valid for 60 days