Latest update: dotAfrica launch temporarily on hold pending resolution of ICANN IRP process.

What is dotAfrica?

Launch Program

Africa is the Bright Continent

We are .Africa


Support and the GAC role with ICANN


Rights Protection


See our Launch Program here


Get Accredited with the ZACR


What is .Africa?


ICT in Africa

Supporting .Africa


Some 75% of African countries have endorsed the ZACR bid for .africa, well above the ICANN requirement of 60% support needed. In addition, the ZACR bid is endorsed by the African Union Commission (AUC).

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Meet some of the .Africa Team members
  • Thabelo Vele, ZACR - South Africa
  • Ed Pascoe, Software Developer - South Africa
  • Louis Bezuidenhout, EPP Customer liaison - South Africa
  • Louis Ferreira, Web Developer - South Africa
  • Theo Kramer, ZACR - South Africa
  • Octavia Kumalo, ZACR - South Africa
  • Moses Bayingana, AUC - African Union
  • David Peall, System Administrator - South Africa
  • Mike O'Connell, Software Architect - South Africa
  • Edmund Katiti, NEPAD e-Africa Programme - Uganda
  • Neil Dundas, ZACR - South Africa
  • Mark Elkins, ZACR - South Africa