Another African country has joined Libya in the digital real estate market. The country code top-level domain, abbreviated ccTLD, of Libya is the very popular
Nigeria’s official top-level domain is
thisday.ng was the first registered
.ng domain in December 2010. Not surprisingly, both Microsoft and Google recently secured places in the Nigerian ccTLD namespace.
bi.ng on 4 February 2011, although it remains parked on Microsoft name servers. Possible uses are a Microsoft URL shortening service.