A Nigerian Country Code top-level domains ccTLds are quite expensive when compared to a .COM TLD. but you can register a .com.ng address for a reasonable price. Here
Nigeria Internet Registration Association is the manager of the .NG ccTld, it sets price of registration while the registrars like whogohost and qservers add their margin.
There is no set maximum pricing for registration, but ICANN does set some guidelines
The price is set based on the high demands for the .ng TLD; which could be used to form countless English words, such as gambli.ng, raci.ng, spri.ng, bloging.ng
- 1 Types of .Ng domains you can buy with Naira
- 2 Top 3 Registrars to Buy .Ng Domain in Nigeria
- 3 Price of .Ng Domain in Naira (Register New Domain Name)
- 4 Price of Renewing a .Ng Domain in Naira
- 5 Price of Transferring .Ng Domain from one Registrar to Another
Types of .Ng domains you can buy with Naira
domains can be registered directly on the 2nd-level. An example is jiji.ng. The extension is open to registration from any part of the
This is the most popular .ng domain and while it is intended for Nigerian companies, there are no restrictions on where it can be registered from.
A Domain name for licensed Nigeria telecommunications and Internet Service Providers and their networking equipment
This Domain Extention is designated for Nigerian non-profits and can be registered by Non-Governmental Organizations, communities etc.
This extension is for other Nigerian academic (non-tertiary) institutions not covered by .edu.ng. It is used by authorized Nigerian secondary and primary schools, as well as other accredited schools
Perfect for domains like bak.i.ng, driv.i.ng
This .Ng extension is meant for mobile-friendly websites.
An open domain intended for personal/individual use.
This domain extension is strictly for fully accredited Nigerian tertiary academic institutions only: Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education, Colleges of Agriculture etc.
It is a strictly moderated .ng extension that is only available to the Federal, State and Local Governments in Nigeria, as well as their respective Ministries, Departments and Parastatals.
I blogged about the requirement to register a .NG domain on my previous blog post
Top 3 Registrars to Buy .Ng Domain in Nigeria
Here is a list of Top NiRA Accredited Registrars to buy Nigeria’s premium Country Code top-level domains ccTLds and pay in naira
But I prefer using namecheap for all my a .com domain name purchases
Closed domain extensions such as .edu.ng, .gov.ng, .net.ng, .sch.ng are strictly for institutions located in Nigeria only. Registration for closed .ng domains
Price of .Ng Domain in Naira (Register New Domain Name)
Price of Renewing a .Ng Domain in Naira
Price of Transferring .Ng Domain from one Registrar to Another
After analyzing the comparison table above you can see that qserver.com offers the cheapest .Ng domain name prices, while others are also cheap, the add extra cost to renewal and transfers