Semi-Autonomous Body


Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) was established pursuant to Section 6 (m) of NITDA Act  to administer and manage the dot .NG top line domain for Nigeria.

The Association is a Not-for-Profit, Non-Governmental Self-Regulatory body established by the order of the President of Federal Republic of Nigeria to the Internet Community to manage Nigeria’s Country Code Top Level Domain (hereinafter referred to as .ngTLD). Visit NiRA



The need to develop an idea –based can do economy and society has necessitated the creation of the Office for ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship(OIIE), a subsidiary of National Information Technology Development Agency. This will enhance proficiency at both creating ideas and translating a considerable proportion of the ideas into new business opportunities. National Information Technology development Agency encourages rapid investment in the underlying capability of the knowledge economy and creating an environment that is favourable for its actualization. Visit OIIE


The Office for Nigerian Content Development (ONC) is a subsidiary of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA). ONC is a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) established as a sustainable institutional framework to enforce compliance with the Regulatory Guidelines for Nigerian Content Development in ICT under the NITDA ACT, 2007. The strategic role of the ONC is to help develop a truly indigenous ICT industry for wealth creation in the Local Economy through the implementation of the guidelines. Visit ONC


The National Public Key Infrastructure Office(NPKIO) is a special purpose office established to assist in enabling the utilisation of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) to contribute towards the achievement of national policies and strategies towards the promotion of digital economy in Nigeria.


The Office for IT Research and Development Office(ITRDO) is a special purpose office created to provide active research and development in Information Technology in Nigeria.


The National Outsourcing Programme Office(NOPO) is a special purpose office set up to implement the National Outsourcing Strategy of Nigeria. The Office is expected develop programs, policies and plans consistent with the thrust and objectives of the National Outsourcing Strategy.