How to Link Your NIN to FCMB Account: Step-by-Step Guide

How to Link Your NIN to FCMB. Learn how to easily link your National Identification Number (NIN) to your FCMB bank account. Step-by-step instructions for residents of Nigeria and those living abroad.


Complying with regulatory requirements and keeping your transactions secure is easier than ever! Linking your National Identification Number (NIN) to your First City Monument Bank (FCMB) account is essential.

This guide will walk you through the process whether you live in Nigeria or are part of the diaspora.

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Step-by-Step Guide: How to Link Your NIN to FCMB

LINK YOUR BVN AND NIN TO KEEP YOUR ACCOUNT ACTIVE. You can conveniently link your NIN and BVN to your FCMB account even if you have multiple accounts.


  1. Visit the FCMB Website:
  2. Follow the Instructions:
    • Provide your details accurately, including your NIN and other information requested by FCMB.
  3. Get Confirmation:
    • FCMB will verify your submission. You should receive a confirmation (often via SMS or email) when the linking is successful.

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Linking Your NIN and BVN as a FCMB Diaspora Member

Even if you live outside of Nigeria, you still need to comply with banking regulations. Here’s how to link your NIN and BVN:

  1. Explore Online Banking:
    • See if FCMB’s online banking or app allows direct NIN linking.
    • Follow the provided steps if this option is available.
  2. Reach Customer Support:
    • Email FCMB’s customer support and ask for instructions specific to your location.
  3. Use a Virtual NIN (vNIN):
    • If you only have a BVN, dial *346*YourEnterpriseCode# from your registered Nigerian number to get a vNIN. See this guide for more information.
    • Email your vNIN and other requested documents to FCMB customer support.


Linking your NIN to your FCMB account ensures you meet regulatory standards and helps protect your banking information.

This guide makes the process easy, whether you’re in Nigeria or abroad. Stay compliant and enjoy smooth, secure banking with FCMB!