How to link your NIN to your Phone

Updated - December 25, 2022

Below you will find quick and easy steps for subscribers of all major network providers in Nigeria (MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile) to link their National Identity Number (NIN) to their Number.

Link NIN to MTN Number



Dial *785# using the phone number you wish to link


Enter your NIN and submit or dial *785*Your NIN# from the phone number you wish to link.

The number will be linked to your NIN automatically.

You can also visit or download MyMTN App to submit your NIN details.

Link NIN to Glo Number


To link your National Identification Number (NIN) to your Glo mobile number simply send:

UPDATENIN NIN FirstName LastName” to 109.

Link NIN to Airtel Number


Link your National Identification Number (NIN) to your phone number. Just dial *121*1# now to link

Link NIN to 9Mobile Number


To link your NIN to your 9mobile number simply dial *200*8#



Forgotten your NIN? Follow our guide on How to Check your National Identity Number (NIN) on phone

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