Latest update: Apply for your .africa domain name during General Availability with these Domain Registrars (Open to anyone)

.Africa Launch Timeline

4 April 2017 - 4 July 2017

What is dotAfrica?

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
  • Moses Bayingana, AUC - African Union
  • Mohamed Tijani BEN JEMAA, FMAI - AFRALO - ALAC - ICANN - Tunisia
  • David Peall, System Administrator - South Africa
  • Mary Uduma, NIRA - Nigeria
  • Joy  Makhafola, Software developer, Junior System administrator - South Africa
  • Vika Mpisane , ZADNA - South Africa
  • Lucky  Masilela, ZACR - South Africa
  • Louis Ferreira, Web Developer - South Africa
  • Sasha Dinculescu, Business Analyst - South Africa
  • Ed Pascoe, Software Developer - South Africa
  • Aboulfeth Hamza, Genious Communications - Morocco
  • Theo Kramer, ZACR - South Africa