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8 Mar
The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), the organisation in charge of managing Nigeria's country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) the .ng, has decided to reduce
7 Feb
About 17 years after the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) was formed, birthing the country’s code top-level domain (ccTLD), the .ng share of the nation’s identity on the Internet remains very low...
28 Aug 2020
Some days just don’t go as planned. That was a sad requiem that Wednesday, September 16, 2009, when the Nigerian IT woke up with the tragic news of the death of Engr Ndukwe Kalu, pioneer president, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA). Kalu was reported to have passed on September 15, 2009, in his office in…
22 Feb 2019
Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), in conjunction with her Accredited Registrars, will be conducting an auction of some premium domain names. This process will be carried out online and in a transparent manner. This round of Auction is coming, after the Initial auction that was conducted in 2018. The NiRA auction process have been initiated…
16 May 2018
The addition of 7,219 new domain names to the .ng registered in the month of April, has taken Nigeria’s active domain number to 111, 146. According to the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), the growth of the .ng domain names is encouraging. A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control…
12 Jan 2018
The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) said on Friday that 101,695 domain names existed in the country’s domain registry as at 2017, up from 76,907 names recorded in 2016. The President of NIRA, Mr Sunday Folayan, made this known in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Friday.…
21 Oct 2016
After unsuccessful efforts to get all the 774 local governments and state governments in the country to register on.ng just as federal ministries and parastatals, Nigeria Internet Registration Association...

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