Federal Government of Nigeria had on Thursday, September 12, issued a directive the NCC to block about 9.2 million unregistered mobile telephone SIM cards in the country.
Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Patanmi, disclosed this via a tweet on Thursday that he has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission to immediately block the unregistered SIM cards.
— Federal Ministry of Communications, Nigeria (@ngrcommtech) September 12, 2019
According to the minister, all unregistered SIM cards would remain blocked until their users present themselves.
“As at today, preliminary investigation revealed, we have over 9 million unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria, I have directed the NCC to immediately block those numbers until the users present themselves,” the minister tweeted.
So if your sim is suddenly blocked, it means it is not registered…