Classification of .ng Domain Names

There are 11 extensions provided by the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) and each is for a different class of usage, although your needs may determine which class you register your domain name on. Below is the list of available extensions of .ng domain and their category.

Classification of Domains

 Extension

 Class / Purpose

Restriction

 .ng  General Purpose  None
 .com.ng  Commercial Entities and General Purpose  None
 .org.ng  Non-Profit Organisation and General Purpose  None
 .net.ng  ISPs and Telecoms  Restricted
 .sch.ng  Kindergarten, Primary & Secondary Schools and Colleges  None
 .edu.ng  Colleges of Education, Polytechnics, and Universities  Restricted
 .gov.ng  Federal, State, and Local Government Agencies  Restricted
 .mil.ng  Nigerian Military   Restricted
 .name.ng  Personal Purpose  None
 .i.ng  Innovative Purpose  None
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