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Why NiRA’s Release of Over 1800 ‘Premium’ .NG Domains For Sale At N15,000 Per Domain Isn’t Enough

Why NiRA’s Release of Over 1800 ‘Premium’ .NG Domains For Sale At N15,000 Per Domain Isn’t Enough

After introducing an auction process that put generic domains at a premium price, the Nigerian Internet Registration Association (NiRA), the country’s official TLD registrar, has decided to make 1,851 so-called ‘premium’ domain names available for sale publicly at the regular price of N15,000 only.


The African Blogger Awards 2015 Entries Are Now Open

The African Blogger Awards are back! The first edition of the African Blogger Awards held last year recognised the leading online and social influencers and bloggers across the African continent, in terms of their reach, resonance and relevance. Just like last year’s, the awards are open to Bloggers, Instagrammers, Tweeters, Facebookers and YouTubers across Africa, 


Mobile Phones And Fashion Items To Lead Gifts This Shopping Season, Says JUMIA

As Nigerians gear up for gift-giving associated with the December shopping season, the socio-economic trends may or may not affect the Nigerian shopping behaviour, as a rise in sales on these online shopping sites are expected, with mobile phones and fashion items likely the most popular gift items this season.


Online Marketing Essentials for Every Startup

“Consumers Will Punish Brands that Fail to Respond on Twitter Quickly.” Startups are often in need of cash and time, and overwhelmed with tasks. They cannot carry out every marketing activity in the book, and certainly don’t have the finances to spend all the money they want. But they still need to do marketing. How? Adapted

WhoGoHost offers web domain and hosting discounts this October

As part of the Nigeria Independence Anniversary celebrations, leading web hosting company in Nigeria, WhoGoHost is offering up to N300 off any of its web domain and web hosting services throughout the month of October. Customers who want to make .ng, .com.ng, .org.ng and .name.ng domain registrations during this month can use the coupon code “dotNGOct2014″ to


Ibadan Has The Highest Broadband Speed In Nigeria [REPORT]

From its signature brown-coloured rooftops to its great monuments and landmarks, the historic city of Ibadan located in the South-Western region of Nigeria and populated by over 1.3 million people, has the highest broadband speed in the country, according to Ookla, the global leader in broadband testing.


Spark-backed Stock Image Startup, Foto Wants To Be the Digital Distribution Marketplace For Photographers in Africa

If you work in the creative, web or publishing industries in Africa, you would agree that it could be really tough getting that perfect image to use for your work. Often times, the project may require that you use an African-esque landscape or a simple, yet unique portrait image.