The Guardian Wins Best Print Website at NiRA Awards | The Guardian Nigeria News
At the fifth .ng Awards hosted by the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) this weekend, The Guardian (guardian.ng) emerged as the best print media website.
The Guardian beat Leadership Newspapers, Daily Post and BusinessDay Newspapers to rank first in the category.
At the event, held in Lagos, Akwa Ibom State won the award for Digital Innovation in State Government, while Nigeria’s Mining Cadastral Office won the category Digital Innovation in the Federal Government.
The best online media website was awarded to BusinessDay Media, just as Benue TV took home the award for the best electronic media website. The best e-commerce website went to Jumia Nigeria, while Wema Bank won Fintech .ng company of the year.
The .ng Company of the Year was awarded to Gigalayer, although the Most Innovative Online Service Provider was selected by the National Youth Service Corps (nysc.gov.ng) and Fidelity Bank won the best banking or insurance website/portal.
In his remarks, NiRA President Muhammed Rudman recalled that the association remains a non-profit, non-governmental and self-regulating organization that manages the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) name space. .ng in the public interest of Nigeria. and the global Internet community.
He said that for domain name registration and management, NiRA operates the 3R operating model, which includes Registry (NiRA), Registrar (NiRA Accredited Registrars), and Registrant (NiRA Accredited Registrars). end users).
Rudman observed that the 2022 .ng Awards are the fifth in the series, created in 2016 to recognize and honor individuals and organizations that promote the growth of the .ng brand and to acknowledge their contributions to Nigeria’s digital economy.
His words: “The .ng awards were created to celebrate excellence without bias. Thus, awards are based solely on merit, with no monetary value attached to an award.
Rudman said NiRA “is proud to be among the organizations that provide opportunities for job creation, wealth distribution and national economic growth through its various programs and initiatives, such as the Reseller Entrepreneurship Program, which aims to educate the public about opportunities within the DNS media industry and the .ng Media College, which targets media professionals and educates them about the DNS industry.