On the 31, July 2019 , the national identification number was launched by his excellency Ambassador OGUNTUASE E. KAYODE the ambassador of Nigeria in Benin republic.
this event took place at Golden Tulip Hotel Benin republic. the minister of affairs who represented the president of the federal republic of Nigeria, his excellency mohammed buhari said that the national identification number is a policy that will facilitate the identification of Nigerians in diaspora.
the presence of the commander of Nigerian mopol, the traditional rulers, Nigerians in diaspora organization, international association of Nigeria youths in diaspora was recognized.
the Nigeria international student school also performed a colorful traditional dance representing the three main tribes of Nigeria.