Wednesday, October 20, 2021

How To Re-Register Your SIM Card; Nine Easy Steps To Follow

How To Re-register Your SIM Cards

The re-registration of mobile SIM cards across the country is expected to begin today, Friday, October 1, 2021.

The Minister for Communications and Digitalisation, Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful said the exercise will last for 6 months hence all citizens nationwide are to re-register their SIM cards latest by March 31, 2022.

The Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation has provided a nine-step guide for Ghanaians.

All eligible Ghanaians of 15 years and above are to follow the steps below to successfully re-register their SIM cards.

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Consequently, any SIM which is not registered at the end of this exercise will be blocked.

SIM Re-registration Steps:

  • Dial the short code *404#
  • Enter Ghana Card Pin (Note: Enter letters and figures without hyphens)
  • Confirm Ghana Card Pin
  • Enter Surname
  • Enter First Name(s)
  • Enter Date of Birth (Format: DDMMYYYY)
  • Select Sex
  • Confirm Details
  • Submit Details Provided After Confirmation.

How to re-register your sim card


  1. If successful, you will get a confirmation message with a unique code
  2. If unsuccessful due to wrong details, you have 3 attempts to answer security questions

A second stage of the registration process requires that users visit the office of their telecom service providers.

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