.ng WEB HOSTING CONFERENCE
On Wednesday, 31st
July 2019, the Nigeria Internet Registration Association through its Special Purpose Vehicle, NIRA Academy, organized its 1st
Web Hosting Conference in Nigeria at Nelo’s Place, 2 Yomi Oshikoya Drive, Off Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Ikeja, Lagos.
NIRA UNVEILS WINNERS OF THE 2019 .NG AWARDS
Friday, 5th July, 2019 was an eventful day for the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) and its stakeholders as it hosted the 2019 .ng Awards at Nelo’s Place Event Centre, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.
The 2019 .ng Awards, the fourth edition, showcased Nigerian businesses, individuals, charity, public and private sector organizations that help to make the Internet a more secure, open, accessible and rewarding experience for all. The awards were open to any organization or individual using the .ng domain name, with credible online activities.
DOMAIN REPORT FOR JUNE 2019
NIGERIA INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM 2019
On 11th July 2019, stakeholders from the Nigeria Internet ecosystem convened at Muson Center, Lagos for the annual Nigeria Internet Governance Forum (NIGF) themed, “Enabling Digital Commonwealth for Development”.
The event commenced with opening remarks by the President of Internet Society Nigeria Chapter (ISOC NG), Mr. Dewole Ajao and was followed by a welcome address by the NIGF Coordinator, Mrs. Mary Uduma. Mrs. Uduma spoke on the need to have all voices audible for leveraging the resources provided by the Internet and ICT in developing our country’s economy. Among the lineup of prestigious individuals invited to share goodwill messages was the Vice President of the Nigeria Internet Registry Association (NIRA), Mr. Toba Obaniyi who appreciated NIGF for organizing the forum and encouraged the Government to continuously empower the youth. Representatives from organizations such as the Nigeria Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC), West and Central Africa Research and Education Network (WACREN) and Paradigm Initiative also delivered goodwill messages at the event.
FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION: 2019 INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS EXPO (ICTEL EXPO)
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) hosted the fifth edition of its flagship event, ICTEL EXPO 2019 at the Landmark Event Centre on the 16th
of July 2019. The Expo was organised under the theme: ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution: The Nigerian Story’, which is apt and important for this digital era.
REPORT OF NCS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2019 HELD IN GOMBE, GOMBE STATE ON JULY 16-18, 2019
Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) the umbrella organization for Information Technology Professionals, Industry Interest Groups and other key Stakeholders in Nigeria, held her 14th International Conference from Tuesday, 16th
to Thursday, 18th
, July 2019 at the International Conference Center, Bauchi Road, Gombe, Nigeria.
A Message from The President
We have in the past organized events, participated in several initiatives and embarked on projects in a bid to create awareness and keep the .ng brand in the subconscious mind of Nigerians and the entire world. Recently, we concluded the 2019 Web Hosting conference which attracted several participants from various parts of the country. Participants were enlightened on various aspects of web hosting and domain name registration by seasoned speakers from Garanntor Nigeria Limited, TF Host Nigeria Limited and Smart Web Nigeria Limited. We are grateful to all participants, our Accredited Registrars who exhibited and facilitated the program and our sponsors; Garanntor Nigeria Limited, Smart Web Nigeria Limited, Internet Exchange Point (IXPN), Medallion Communications, NITDA, UpperLink Limited, AdNaira and Whogohost Limited for their support.