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Nigeria’s Upperlink in Internet domain name tie with ICANN

The Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has accreted one of Nigeria’s leading registrar, Upperlink, in what will make the Internet domain name company the first in the country and eighth registrar in Africa. [blockquote right=”pull-right” cite=”Segun Akano, the Managing Director/CEO”]Akano adds that the .ng domain “is a shorter and unique domain”, one […]

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ICANN appoints Ajayi of Nigeria as expert member on internet domain name initiative

By Olubunmi Adeniyi Lagos. February 20, 2013: The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has announced the selection of Lanre Ajayi, President of Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) as one of the members of the Expert Working Group (EWG) on generic top-level domains (gTLD) directory services. Ajayi is the Managing Director […]

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