FLOODGATES OPEN FOR AFRICA’S NEW DOMAIN

Today, 04 July 2017, marks the first day when the general public can register (dotAfrica) .africa geographic Top Level Domains (gTLDs). “The floodgates have finally been thrown open and .africa domains are now available for registration on a first-come, first-served...

SUNRISE PHASE SEES AFRICA’S NEW DOMAIN IN WORLD’S TOP 10

PRESS RELEASE Monday, 19 June 2017 Great interest in dotAfrica (.africa) by trademark owners has seen the geographic Top Level Domain (gTLD) score within the top ten globally for the largest number of domain name reservations during the Sunrise Phase of the new...

ZACR REACTIVATES DOTAFRICA (.AFRICA) PIONEER PROGRAMME

Wednesday, 06 June 2017 The ZA Central Registry’s (ZACR’s) drive earlier this year to encourage Africa’s leading brands to apply for preferential access to their desired .africa domain names proved so successful that it has now opened a second round...

COUNTDOWN TO DOTAFRICA LANDRUSH PHASE

With less than 100 hours to go until the end of the .africa Sunrise Phase, the general public will soon compete for valuable and premium dotAfrica (.africa) domain names when the .africa Landrush Phase begins on 5 June 2017. Already, significant successes have been...

NEW .AFRICA TOP LEVEL DOMAIN LAUNCHED IN WAKE OF AFRICA DAY CELEBRATIONS

There is an old Roman saying “Semper aliquid novi ex Africa!”, translated it means “from Africa always come something new”. From inception, Africa Day has meant something different to African people situated all over the world and this year is no different. This year...