Coker-Odusote’s 100-Day Leadership at NIMC: A Transformational Journey

Coker-Odusote’s 100-Day Leadership at NIMC: A Transformational Journey

Engr. Abisoye Coker-Odusote’s first 100 days as the head of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) have been marked by transformative leadership. The newly confirmed Director General/CEO has initiated significant changes, streamlining National Identity Number (NIN) registration processes and addressing long-standing challenges. She introduced strategic restructuring and advanced technologies to reduce waiting time and enhance system efficiency.


Under her leadership, issues like date of birth modifications are now processed within 48 hours, and responses to complaints are resolved within 24 hours. Recognizing the importance of data security, she implemented measures like cutting-edge encryption technologies and formed a dedicated cybersecurity team.


Coker-Odusote is committed to improving service delivery by planning regular training for NIMC staff with a focus on customer-centric approaches. She has forged strategic partnerships with various entities to enhance NIMC’s capacity and promote innovation in identity management.

Read Also: NIMC Caution Against NIN Enrolment, Verification Fee

To modernize identity management, she integrated biometric advancements and artificial intelligence into registration and verification processes, positioning NIMC at the forefront of technological innovation. Her emphasis on efficiency and innovation aligns with the future where identity management seamlessly integrates into citizens’ daily lives.


Addressing issues of unprocessed identity requests, she deployed strategic staff initiatives and digitization efforts, significantly reducing the backlog. Her commitment to staff welfare and the development of a robust welfare program demonstrates a comprehensive approach to organizational success.


In her fight against corruption, Coker-Odusote took proactive steps, including unscheduled visits and arrests to discourage extortion within the commission. She aligns with the present administration’s policy direction by strengthening the issuance of the National Identification Number (NIN) for access to services.

Read Also: Tinubu Appoints Coker- Odusote as NIMC DG

Stakeholders, including the Nigeria Digital ID4D Project Coordinator and the Chairman of the National Population Commission, commend her vibrant, results-focused leadership. They highlight her collaborative efforts, technological advancements, and commitment to inclusion and access to social services.


As she enters a full tenure, sustaining successes, focusing on stakeholder collaboration, public enlightenment, corruption prevention, and fair governance will be crucial. Deliberate steps are needed to ensure the ongoing fight against extortion, robust stakeholder engagement, sustained public communication, and an inclusive strategy to leave no one behind.


In conclusion, with Coker-Odusote’s passion and purposeful leadership, NIMC is poised for even greater accomplishments. The DG’s dedication indicates that NIMC is indeed in safe hands.

Read Also: FG Relocates NIMC to Ministry of Interior to Tackle NIN/Passports Backlog

Below is how we can help you promote your event, organization and products/services . This is the best you can get from this global platform of over decades experience.


First Leg: Full page Promotional package showcasing your Invitation Card, Banner/Flex, 3 different Photographs and brief of the coming event. Also your picture/Name will be the headline News in digivation blog(Pre-Event)

Second Leg: Full Page Promotional package of the event showcasing 5 different photographs plus short audio/visual clip of the event. Also org. picture/Name will be the headline news our blog(Post-Event).

Rate: N150,000 Only For Both Pre and Post Events. (Rate is only Applicable during the Promotional Period) 

For further inquiries, contact the undersigned:

Hilary Damissah (Editor)

Mojisola Alabi ( business Development)


Chief Imo Ukwa(Advert Consultant) 08063779938

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Next Post

NOSL Empowers Girls in Nigeria to Cultivate STEM Skills

Mon Dec 4 , 2023
  In a groundbreaking initiative, Natural Oilfield Services Limited (NOSL), in partnership with the Rise Up and Sparkle Initiative, orchestrated an inspiring event titled “Girls in STEM: Future is STEM” on November 23rd, 2023. The occasion witnessed the enthusiastic participation of girls from Queens College in Yaba, Lagos, as they […]

You May Like