CommTech Minister, Omobola Johnson commissions NIRA House.
With thankful and grateful heart to God and appreciation to mankind, I can boldly say I am fulfiled with the commissoining of the NIRA Office Complex, located in the heart of Lagos, at 8, Funsho Williams Avenue, Iporin , Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria.
The Office Complex was commissioned by Dr. (Mrs.) Omobola Olubusola Johnson, the Honourable Minister of Communication Technology (COMMTECH) on Friday, 17th
April 2015. Dr. Eugene Juwah the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) was ably represented by Engr. Haru Alhassan. Mr Peter Jack, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) also ably represented by Mr. Akinyele Okeremi, member, NITDA Governing Board the occasion.
I would like to thank everyone that joined us on the occasion of the commissioning. We thank the Dr. (Mrs) Omobola Johnson, The Honourable Minister, Communication Technology, Mr. Peter Jack, DG NITDA, Engineer Eugene Juwah (EVC NCC), NiRA Board of Trustees (BOT) led by the Chairman BOT, Mr. Chima Onyekwere (OON), NiRA Executive Board of Directors (EBOD), NiRA Registrars, NiRA Registrants, our stakeholders, our members, the Secretariat staff and Gentlemen of the Press.
This property serves not only as the Operational Headquarters of NiRA, but also provides for a Resource Centre for training and certification in Domain Name System (DNS) ,an e-Library for research in DNS, fully furnished offices for short term hiring and a cafeteria.
With this achievement, the future looks very bright for NIRA.
Once more, I thank everyone that was present at the commissioning of the NiRA Office Complex and solicit for your continued support of NiRA and all its efforts by switching to .ng.
Thank you and God bless you all for attending.
April 2015 has finally come. The NiRA 7th
Annual General Meeting (AGM) is today and as earlier announed at NiRA House, Iponri- Surulere, Lagos. We thank all for attending the AGM.
The Cross Community Working Group (CWG-IANA) to develop an IANA Stewardship Transition proposal on Naming related functions has published the 2nd
draft proposal for public comment. The Comment Peroid opened on the 22nd of April and will close by 20th
of May 2015. The document is online at https://www.icann.org/public-comments/cwg-stewardship-draft-proposal-2015-04-22-en
I enscourage you to please read the proposal and make your comments. The IANA Stewardship transition proposal that would affect your buiness regarding the IANA Functions is contianed in this document.
Let all stakeholders get engaged, informed and make your voices heard.
Mrs. Mary Nma Uduma