Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has added a new boost to the cyberspace with the registration of new domain names under the ‘.i.ng’ zone.
Chief Operating Officer (COO) and head of the Secretariat of Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), Edith Udeagu made this known in a statement to the press, adding that the new zone was introduced in April to serve as another platform in promoting the .ng ccTLD and growth of .ng domain names across Nigeria and beyond.
“NiRA is calling on individuals and organizations, local and international, private and public, to register domain names under the new ‘.i.ng’ zone.
“The offer price for domain names under this zone is same as domain names under the third level. Please contact NiRA Accredited Registrars,” she said.
Commenting on “.i.ng” domain name, the COO said, “it is to serve as another platform in promoting the .ng ccTLD and growth of .ng domain names across Nigeria and beyond. The new zone “.i.ng” enhances the possibility of serving specific individual trades and/or interest groups”.
She cited example of such domain names to include: ‘excit.i.ng’, ‘school.i.ng’, ‘danc.i.ng’, etc.
She explained that “.i.ng” zone is an approved NIRA zone for the Internet users, adding that domain names under this zone can enhance your brand name and business, as all domain names registered under the “.i.ng” zone are as secured as domain names registered under other approved zones.
“We are Bring.i.ng out the uniqueness of .ng! NIRA keeps you shin.i.ng,” she added.