The National Identity Management Commission has closed its headquarters in Abuja against all National Identity Number enrolment activities. The move is not unconnected to discouraging large gatherings at the centre amid the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. \u00a0 According to NIMC Spokesman, Kayode Adegoke, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, gave the directive on Saturday. \u00a0 Adegoke said the minister reactivated 20 other centers within the FCT to make the process of NIN enrolment much easier for applicants effective Monday, January 18 2021. \u00a0 \u00a0 He advised members of the public, residents and visitors to the FCT wishing to enroll for NIN to use any of the 20 NIMC centers. \u00a0 The Federal Government through the Nigerian Communication Commission had ordered telecommunications companies to deactivate telephone lines of subscribers who failed to link their phones to their National Identity Number. \u00a0 Subscribers with NIN have until January 19 as deadline to link their NIN with their SIM cards while subscribers without NIN have until February 9 to do so. \u00a0 REACTIVATED NIMC CENTRES FOR NIN ENROLMENT IN ABUJA \u00a0 The centres are: 2nd Floor, Block C, No 4 Maputo Street, Zone 3, Wuse, Abuja; \u00a0 Abaji Secretariat Complex, Legislative Section Abaji, FCT \u2013 Abuja; \u00a0 AMAC Secretariat Annex, Kabusa Junction Apo, FCT- Abuja; \u00a0 Area Council Complex Bwari, FCT, Abuja; \u00a0 CIPB Building (Old Secretariat), Gwagwalada, FCT \u2013 Abuja; \u00a0 Kwali Council Secretariat, Kwali, FCT \u2013 Abuja; \u00a0 Opposite Forest Pasali,Along Kuje\/Gwagwalada Road, FCT; \u00a0 \u200c Beside Diamond Bank, Building Materials International Market; \u00a0 \u00a0 Dutse Alhaji, FCT \u2013 Abuja; \u00a0 GWARINPA FHA\/Waterboard Beside Police Station Off 3rd Avenue, FCT \u2013 Abuja; \u00a0 HIGHCOURT LUGBE By Police Signboard, Close to Lugbe Market, Airport Road; \u00a0 JIWA AEDC Office, before Emir Palace FCT \u2013 Abuja; \u00a0 Women Development Secretariat, Karshi; \u00a0 Kenuj Angles Schools, Jikwoyi Phase 1 Extension, FCT-Abuja; \u00a0 Chief Palace, Kurudu; \u00a0 \u00a0 Nigerian Custom Service Karu; \u00a0 NIPOST, Opposite General Hospital, Phase 4, Kubwa; \u00a0 NIN Enrolment Center Ibro Hotel 34-36 Sokode Street Wuse 2, Abuja; \u00a0 Afritech multi Concept, Gwandal plaza adjacent EFCC, Wuse 2, Abuja; and \u00a0 NIN Enrolment Center No 8, Nairobi Street, Wuse 2, Abuja.