101domain to Offer New .AFRICA Top Level Domain

 101Domain.com: On April 18th, 2017 the registry for the new Top Level Domain (TLD), .AFRICA released the following press release. As an authorized registrar for .AFRICA, 101domain is ready to assist companies of all sizes in protecting their brand names under this new, important TLD. The Risk Of Not Securing Dot Africa Domains Now Trademark owners… Read more 101domain to Offer New .AFRICA Top Level Domain

Chinese to invade .africa? CEO thinks so

 DomainIncite.com: While .africa finally went on sale last week after years of legal fights, it seems Africans may find themselves in the minority of registrants. A combination of awareness, pricing and anticipated interest from Chinese domain investors, means that Africans could account for as few as 1 in 10 .africa registrations, according to Lucky M… Domaining.com

Trademark holders first to register as internet domain .africa set to launch – Business Day (regi…

 Internet News: Business Day (registration) Trademark holders first to register as internet domain .africa set to launch Business Day (registration) The launch of .africa also comes six years after Icann, an internet body that oversees domain names, opened the internet top-level domain names beyond .com, .net and .org. Companies and individuals are … Domaining.com

ICANN approves dotAfrica launch dates | IT News Africa – Africa’s … – IT News Africa

 Internet News: IT News Africa ICANN approves dotAfrica launch dates | IT News Africa – Africa's … IT News Africa dotAfrica launch dates approved by ICANN. (Image source: File) The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has given dotAfrica the … Move aside .com: Africa will soon have its own top-level domain …Meme… Domaining.com

DotConnectAfrica Seeks Redelegation of .Africa gTLD at Trial – Black Star News

 Internet News: Black Star News DotConnectAfrica Seeks Redelegation of .Africa gTLD at Trial Black Star News The dotAfrica (.Africa) gtld delegation has been faced by so much controversy for some time now. The ruling on the preliminary injunction in January 2017, allowed ICANN to go ahead to delegate the string to ZACR but should DotConnectAfrica Tr…… Read more DotConnectAfrica Seeks Redelegation of .Africa gTLD at Trial – Black Star News

The scramble for the .africa domain name has been long and brutal, and it isn’t over yet – Quartz

 Internet News: The scramble for the .africa domain name has been long and brutal, and it isn't over yet Quartz A bruising court battle has dragged on for more than four years now. The main contenders came from Africa's digital non-profit rivals: South African ZA Central Registry versus Kenya-based Dot Connect Africa. The embattled adjudicat… Domaining.com

Africa now has its domain name .Africa domain – TechDigg

 Internet News: TechDigg Africa now has its domain name .Africa domain TechDigg To arrive at the domain address, the African Union put out requests for proposals from African registry operators. ZA Central Registry, a Johannesburg-based non-profit organization, was then selected as the continent's official bidding registry operator. Africa gets … Domaining.com

AU launches .africa domain name which is set to be a ‘disruptor’ – Business Day (registration)

 Internet News: Business Day (registration) AU launches .africa domain name which is set to be a 'disruptor' Business Day (registration) Africans who want to register a website will be able to apply for a .africa domain name in the coming months, which outgoing AU commission chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said would allow the continent&#3… Domaining.com