To login into the virtual NIN validation portal as an agent of an institution, you will need the below information;

  • Enterprise shortID, and
  • UserID

The Enterprise shortID is contained in the email sent to your institution along with the Enterprise Account details when your institution was created by NIBSS. Please contact your Administrator user for the Enterprise shortID.

To get your UserID, please follow this steps in this link. (How to get your UserID)

Step 1: Go to the and select the login option "Verification Agent".

Step 2: Enter the Enterprise shortID of your institution and then enter your UserID.

Select "Login" to continue.

Step 4: You will be prompted to enter a One-Time Password (OTP). An OTP can be generated from the NIMC Mobile App you downloaded and registered on your phone. (click here for the steps on how to generate a One-Time Password)

Step 5: Enter the OTP and select "Access Account" to complete your login.

Upon successful login, you will be redirected to the home page as shown in the image below.

Step 6: Enter the virtual NIN provided by the customer and the "Run Verification Service" to validate the virtual NIN.