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Nigeria mulls ‘business whitelist’ to boost Internet stakes

Nigeria is developing a business whitelist programme to boost confidence in local business operating on the borderless Internet marketplace, the nation’s Internet domain name manager says. Sunday Folayan, President of the multistakeholder group that manages Nigeria’s .ng Internet name, the Nigerian Internet Registration Association (NIRA), says the proposed Nigerian Business whitelist is a national response […]

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NIRA 2018 .ng awards nominations extended

Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), managers of Nigeria’s .ng Internet domain name has extended the nomination period for the NIRA 2018 .ng awards scheduled to hold in Lagos. NIRA says the extension of the nomination period was to ‘ensure active participation of all stakeholders.’ Nomination for the .ng awards  commenced  on Friday, March 16, 2018 and  […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com

Nigeria offers 50 premium domain names in Internet auction

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA),  manager of the Nigerian Internet real estate space has offered some of its premium domain names to the Internet community in a fresh auction. The domain name auction will give Nigerians opportunity to get full ownership of 50 highly-sought-after domain names that include the likes of news.ng, travel.ng, hospital.ng, among others. […]

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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 […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com