How to Link NIN to Glo Line (with Glo NIN Code) 2021

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Link NIN to Glo

Looking for Glo NIN Code or registration procedure? Here are the steps on how to link NIN to your Glo line and SIM with a USSD code and other methods. Learn more!

National Identification Number popularly known as NIN is a unique 11 digit number assigned to every individual in Nigeria. It’s now very important to link your NIN with your Glo line if you want to continue using the network.

In this article, we have shared detailed steps on how to link NIN to Glo line with a simple USSD code and other methods.

In December 2020, NCC announced a NIN-SIM linkage procedure that must be done or you risk getting your line blocked. This announcement caused uproar amongst many internet users in Nigeria due to the stressful process of registering for NIN. Since its announcement to date, I can boldly tell you that registering and linkage of NIN has become very easy and fast.

Yes, you heard me right. It’s become so easy that you could walk into any Enrolment Centre to enrol for your NIN and link it on your mobile phone. For Glo users, it is even easier as Glo has partnered with NIMC to help millions of Nigerians subscribed on their network register for their NIN.


That said; let’s delve right into it as we explore everything you need to know about linking your NIN on Glo SIM card in Nigeria.

How to Register for NIN

Yet to register for NIN? You can visit any of the NIMC Enrolment Centres near you or Certified Gloworld Outlets to register your National Identification Number.

Here’s a quick guide to register for NIN at NIMC Enrolment Centre:

  1. Fill the NIMC Pre Enrolment online form by visiting Pre Enrolment Portal, download and print Pre Enrolment Slip.
  2. Submit your application at the nearest NIMC Registration Centre.
  3. NIN issuance.

How to get your NIN on Glo

For those who have already registered but can’t remember their NIN, you should dial *346# on your phone to retrieve your NIN on your Glo line.

How to Link NIN to Glo Line / SIM in Nigeria

Linking your National Identification Number to your Glo number can be done via three methods, they include Glo NIN Code, Glo NIN Portal and SMS.

Method 1: Link via Glo NIN Code

Glo NIN Code for linking is *109# and it only works for only Glo lines. If you already have your NIN, just follow the steps below to submit and link it.

  • Dial *109*NIN#to submit and link your National Identification Number (NIN) on Glo.

Method 2: Link via Glo NIN Portal

  • Visit Gloworld NIN Portal
  • Put your details correctly in each box: First Name, Last Name, Middle Name (optional), Phone Number, National Identity Number (NIN), and Email Address.
  • Complete the process by entering the two-digit numbers shown, then click on submit.

Method 3: Link via SMS

  • Subscribers who have secured their NIN but have not linked them with their mobile numbers can do so by simply texting their “NIN to 109” or “UPDATENIN NIN FirstName and LastName” to 109 g “UPDATENIN 12345678903 Firstname Lastname’ to 109.”

Codes to Link NIN to SIM on Other Networks


NIN Shortcodes

MTN *785#
Airtel *121*1#
9mobile *200*8#


There you go! That’s how to link NIN to your Glo line, now you don’t have to be afraid about getting disconnected. On the other hand, if you haven’t registered for your NIN yet, you can do so by visiting the NIMC Enrolment Centres through the link shared above.


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