How to Register a .gov.ng
Requirements for registering a .gov.ng domain name
.gov.ng is a subset of the .ng domain name system and is specifically meant to be used by the various tiers of government in Nigeria, and their respective agencies.
.gov.ng is a closed domain extension and is strictly moderated by the .ng registry. To this end, there are specific requirements and guidelines that must be met and followed, for a .gov.ng domain registration application to be approved.
The following are to register for .gov.ng:
The Federal government
Any of the 36 State governments
Federal Ministries, Departments, Parastatals and Institutions
Examples: firs.gov.ng, finance.gov.ng, lagos.gov.ng, nigeria.gov.ng, nafdac.gov.ng etc.
The applicant must present a Letter of Authorization (LOA) from the entity registering the domain name, addressed to:
Nigeria Internet Registration Association,
9 Kofo Abayomi Street,
The Letter must be on the official letterhead of the government entity and must include the following:
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