Recent Domain News

Fight for .africa domain continues as African Union submits objection

When the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) released the list of the potential new generic top level domains (gTLDs), it seemed that .app was the one to watch: no less than 13 organisations applied to manage the domain. But .africa is also causing some trouble, as the two organisations that applied for the domain battle it out.The group that manages South Africa’s .co.za …

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Celebrate the World Cup with EuroDNS and register your CO.ZA domain name for only 8 Euro!

Luxembourg, June 10th 2010 – To celebrate the start of the Football World Cup in South Africa, we are happy to announce a promotional campaign on any CO.ZA domain names registered from today until the end of the summer. Get your CO.ZA for only 8 Euro, using the promocode WC2010, valid until July 15th 2010.

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Africa’s liaison to ICANN: Outreach is under way

Anne-Rachel Inne, Africa’s regional liaison ICANN was interviewed during the Highway Africa conference in South Africa by Computerworld Kenya. Inne says there are so few African countries participating in ICANN activities because “people don’t have the means to go to international meetings”, however this problem is not unique to Africa. It’s a problem of all African countries.

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