NIRA President Highlights Remarkable Growth and Impactful Collaboration
By; Apanisile Tiyinloluwa
On the vibrant evening of November 17th, the 6th edition of the .ng Awards unfolded, shining a spotlight on exceptional individuals and organizations that have significantly contributed to advancing the .ng brand, symbolizing Nigeria’s distinctive online presence and shaping the digital landscape in Nigeria..The event, dedicated to recognizing excellence in the use of .ng websites, showcased the outstanding contributions of various industry representatives, including businesses, charities, schools, and more.
The prestigious award night, organized by the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), commenced with an opening remark from Mr. Adesola Adesanya, the President of NIRA. He expressed the significance of the evening, emphasizing the remarkable growth experienced by NIRA in the past year, fueled by impactful collaborations.
“In this dynamic landscape of the digital domain, collaboration has emerged as an instrumental force driving impactful change within the Nigerian internet community. Today, as we assemble to celebrate innovation in the Nigerian digital space, the nominees stand as exemplars of extraordinary contributors within this realm,” stated Mr. Adesanya.
Addressing the nominees directly, he commended their inspiring work, considering it a testament to the excellence that defines the digital landscape. Mr. Adesanya highlighted that the .ng Awards go beyond mere accolades; they represent a collective acknowledgment of dedication, brilliance, and impactful contributions that define those striving to make a meaningful difference.
“As we convey to honor digital excellence, let us recognize the significance of this acknowledgment. The .ng Award goes beyond mere accolades; it represents a collective acknowledgment of dedication, brilliance, and impactful contribution that define those who strive to make a meaningful difference,” he added.
Mr. Adesanya eagerly anticipated an evening filled with celebration, describing it as the celebration of the “turntable in Nigeria spirit” that propels the nation towards a digitally empowered future.
The awards ceremony was divided into two categories: the General Awards and the Presidential Awards. The winners in each category were nothing short of inspiring, showcasing the diverse and impactful work happening within the Nigerian digital space.