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COVID-19: To take Nigerian businesses online, NiRA cuts domain name prices

Nigeria’s internet domain name manager says it has cut prices to encourage businesses go online following the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. Mr Muhammed Rudman, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), the official registry for the .ng internet domain name of the country, says the price cuts offer Covid-19 palliative to support businesses to go online. The […]

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Photos | .ng Award 2018 hosted by NiRA in Lagos

Aduragbemi Akinpelu
The 2018 .ng Award organised by the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) to celebrate the best of the Nigerian Internet community was held recently at The Celebration Gardens and Event Centre, Ikeja, Lagos. Aduragbemi Akinpelu of Technology Times brings images from the well-attended 2018 .ng Award: Related posts: NIGERIA | NIRA 2017 .ng Awards nominations opened […]

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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

Kolade Akinola
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  […]

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