About .africa

A symbol that embodies the opportunities of The Bright Continent

.africa is for organisations, businesses and people that embrace the optimism, resilience, ingenuity and dynamism of The Bright Continent.

The benefits of a .africa domain name include showcasing the brand and it’s commitment to the African continent, establishing a home for Africa-specific products and services, expanding the brand’s regional influence and acquiring valuable online real-estate in a fast-growing and high-potential market.

Registering and activating a .africa domain is easy. Find out more about how to register a .africa domain.

What is .africa?

Want to know more? This video explains all you need to know about the .africa Top Level Domain.

Introducing .africa

With so many reasons to believe in the brightest continent on Earth, we are introducing the .africa domain to allow Africa to engage with the world and the world to engage with Africa.

Why .africa?

ONE DOMAIN

Instant access to the fastest growing continent with one domain.

AFRICAN IDENTITY

Your domain is your identity online. An African-friendly online identity provides a memorable web address and can make a difference in a continent where relationships matter.

BASE FOR GROWTH

Expand local business across Africa. Provides a platform for expansion across the region. Also provides a ‘shop window’ on the regional capabilities for global business.

SECURITY

Protects African businesses and individuals from potential phishing attacks and unwanted cyber squatting.

SEO

Optimizes search engine rankings in Africa

ONLINE REAL-ESTATE

Acquire valuable online real-estate in a fast-growing high-potential market.

Latest .africa News

A symbol that embodies the opportunities of The Bright Continent

.africa is for organisations, businesses and people that embrace the optimism, resilience, ingenuity and dynamism of The Bright Continent.

Registering and activating a .africa domain is easy. Find out more about how to register a .africa domain.

.africa domain names are available to organisations, businesses and people starting from July 4, 2017.

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