ICANN launches managed root server cluster in Nairobi
System will ensure the localisation of the domain name system and improve latency, reduce risk of DDoS attacks says organisation.Vincent Matinde
‘Level of pressure could have paralysed organisation’ says AFRINIC boss
Eddy Kayihura, CEO of the African Network Information Centre, underlined the value of a multi-stakeholder model and stability fund in helping the organisation navigate significant challenges.
Egypt's ICT minister on charm offensive at MWC 2018
Yasser ElKady met with senior representatives from Qualcomm, ICANN and ITU in an effort to sell the North African country's ICT sector.
ICANN and DCA's .Africa domain name legal contest continues
A US court has found that the case can go ahead as issues relating to fraud or wilful injury are 'triable'.
Cost of domain registration hampering Africa's internet ecosystem
First ever regional report of all 54 countries highlights the strengths and weaknesses in Africa's DNS sector.
ICANN wants response on Domain Name System study
Organisation opens public comment on draft 2016 African DNS market study.
ICANN may now delegate .africa domain name to ZACR
Follows California Superior Court's decision to deny second motion filed by DotConnectAfrica.
ICANN in charm offensive to win over Africa
ICANN will support Africa's Internet ambitions, says Göran Marby, president and CEO.
African leaders mull ways to maximise ICANN participation
Two-day workshop is first ever effort to enhance Africa's role and capacity for more meaningful participation within ICANN.
Struggle over dotAfrica gTLD intensifies
US court denies ZACR motion for reconsideration on preliminary injunction.
Settle .africa domain name struggle the African way – AfICTA chair
Debate continues over who will control administration of domain name.
Internet stakeholders want ICANN in Africa for Africa
Delegates at ICANN 55 event in Morocco tackle several issues affecting organisation.