Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari don give order make di Nigerian Communications Fee (NCC) implement di Gadget Administration System (DMS) wey go be certain say all Nigerians register dia Worldwide cellular Gear Identification (IMEI) inside three months.
Nonetheless, Di Nigerian Communications Fee don reveal say dem no get any plans to ask subscribes to register dia IMEI.
For inside assertion dem tok say di plan na to do Gadget Administration System to guard in opposition to cellphone theft and dat one go routinely seize di IMEI.
In line with di fee, di goal of di DMS na to assist “scale back counterfeit cell phone market, discourage stealing of cell phone, promote nationwide safety, shield client pursuits, enhance revenue for goment, scale back kidnapping, forestall di use of stolen telephones for crime and assist block or hint telephones plus oda good gadgets wey dem tiff.”
Di DMS go function warehouse wia di fee go retailer information of all di registered cellphone and good gadget IMEI and who dia homeowners be.
Any IMEI wey di homeowners report say dem steal or say e dey unlawful, by means of di DMS di fee go share di informate wit all di service suppliers.
Wetin IMEI registration go obtain
•Goment wan be certain say all cell phones and good gadgets wey no dey registered, no go work on any community for Nigeria
•Any IMEI wey di proprietor report say dem steal or say na unlawful cell phone or good gadget go dey blacklisted and di fee go share di informate to all operators throughout all di networks
•Di blacklist go render all stolen cellphone and good gadget ineffective for Nigeria cellphone market
•E go guarantee di implementation of di Gadget administration System for Nigeria go match wit finest international apply.
Wetin be IMEI?
Worldwide Cell Gear Identification na distinctive quantity to take establish your cell phone or good gadget on high any community.
You match tink of am as your cellphone identification quantity.
IMEI get 15 numbers and all GSM cellphone get am, however no cellphone dey ever share dis quantity wit anoda.
How Nigerians dey react
Many Nigerians enta social media dey para on high di tori say pesin gatz to hyperlink dia IMEI or dem no go match make calls.
Whereas some say dem no go eva give goment dia IMEI, odas say dem no get wahala to offer am however dem no dey snug at hand dis kain delicate informate give di present goment.
Odas nonetheless add say dem no thoughts to cease utilizing cellphone as a substitute of make dem give IMEI to goment.