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NIGERIA | Domain name industry grows as businesses go online

The Nigerian domain name industry is benefiting as more local businesses flock online to promote their businesses to the Internet community. The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), the managers of the country’s .ng Internet domain name, says name registrations peaked at 6,797 at Q1 2017. “For the month of March 2017, there were a total […]

Etisalat Nigeria | Banks can’t take over yet, government says

.ng | Why Obasanjo became Nigeria ‘Internet Ambassador’

ormer President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, was named an Ambassador for Nigeria’s .ng Internet domain name, in recognition of his role in transfer of management of the online resource to the country. The honour came the way of the former President in recognition of his role in the successful re-delegation of the online real estate […]

Etisalat Nigeria | Banks can’t take over yet, government says

NIGERIA | NIRA 2017 .ng Awards nominations opened

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), managers of Nigeria’s .ng Internet domain name, has unveiled categories for nomination for the NIRA 2017 .ng Awards. NIRA recently called for nominations for its 2017 .ng Awards scheduled to hold later this year. Revered Sunday Folayan, President of NIRA, says the awards seek to recognise and acknowledge those who […]

Microsoft’s Gates stakes $450m on polio eradication in Nigeria