Latest update: Apply for your .africa domain name during Sunrise with these Domain Registrars (Trademark and other Right holders)

What is dotAfrica?

Africa is the Bright Continent

We are .Africa


Support and the GAC role with ICANN


Rights Protection


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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
  • Simla Budhu, ZACR - South Africa
  • Sasha Dinculescu, Business Analyst - South Africa
  • Mike O'Connell, Software Architect - South Africa
  • Barrack Otieno, AFTLD - Kenya
  • Aboulfeth Hamza, Genious Communications - Morocco
  • Mohamed El Bashir, Chairperson - Sudan
  • Edmund Katiti, NEPAD e-Africa Programme - Uganda
  • Moctar Yedaly, AUC - African Union
  • Mary Uduma, NIRA - Nigeria
  • Mark Elkins, ZACR - South Africa
  • Louis Bezuidenhout, EPP Customer liaison - South Africa
  • Alioune Traore, AFTLD - Mali