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The AK.GOV.NG domain extension is a unique identity and third level domain (3LD) for Nigeria on the internet. The .Ak.GOV.NG domain extension is reserved for Government Organizations in Akwa Ibom State interested in expanding their brand or service in Nigeria. It can only be registered by Government agencies, MDA's, Local Government, and Federal Governments in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
Whether an indigene or a foreigner, a .AK.GOV.NG domain registration will give your website the local presence and credibility it needs to succeed and easily reach your target market/audience in Nigeria by helping your SEO ranking on search engines for words in the region.
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Register your .ak.gov.ng domain
Yes. There are documents and additional information required to register the domain name.
Before you place an order for a .GOV.NG domain, please take note of the following:
For Federal Government parastatals, the Authorization Letter should be signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry/Executive Secretary/Director-General while at State level the request should be from the Secretary to the State Government or someone assigned by the Secretary to the State Government.
For registration at Local Government Area, the request should come from the Local Government Chairman or his nominee.
No. There is no Trustee Service (Proxy) available for this domain name extension and it doesn't involve additional cost.
Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
No. ID Protection is not allowed for this domain name extension.
ID Protection is a service that hides your private information (name, address, email, etc.) from being displayed publicly in a global database on WHOIS to reduce spam.
Yes. There are some domain names restricted for the registration of .AK.GOV.NG
Violating rights of third parties, names and activities that are offensive and against international, federal and local laws are prohibited.
Click here for more information about the .NG domain restrictions.
Any Government Organization is eligible to register the .AK.GOV.NG domain extension.
The minimum period to register the .AK.GOV.NG domain name extension is 1year.
The .AK.GOV.NG domain generally takes about a week as the request for the domain must be confirmed and verified by National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) before the domain can be registered.
Once the domain expires, it will be in Renewal Grace Period for 0-60 days when the domain name can only be renewed but not transferred to another registrar, followed by a 28-day Redemption Period (also known as Pending Delete Restorable) when all services associated with the domain name (eg. DNS, website, emails) will automatically not be available but the domain can still be renewed. At the end of the Redemption Period, it enters into a 14-day Pending Purge period and the domain name can no longer be renewed or recovered. After this period, the domain will be available to the general public for re-registration on “First come First serve basis”.
The domain name must:
Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) manages the .AK.GOV.NG domain name extension.
The maximum period for this domain registration is 5 Years.
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