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  1. New R60K grant for hackathons, startups and training for African women in tech
  2. IRP Panel Catalogs ICANN Accountability Failures over .Africa INTA
  3. DotConnectAfrica Trust Response to John Jeffrey’s ICANN Legal Blog Posting CircleID
  4. Behind-the-scenes actions make ICANN culpable in DotAfrica IRP CIO East Africa
  5. Second applicant cites the .Africa IRP ruling in quest for review, .HALAL and .ISLAM Attorney on unsubstantiated GAC Advice DomainingAfrica
  6. The McFadden Files: How Geo Panel contractor bungled .Africa evaluation to favour ICANN’s preferred candidate TandaaBiashara
  7. DCA Trust disagrees with ICANN on “refine that GAC Advice” Post-IRP Board Resolution DA
  8. US govt: Any thoughts on ICANN running the internet? Any at all? Speak your brains NOW The Register
  9. .Africa IRP: The Transcript that cost ICANN – GAC’s “Creative ambiguity, We leave things unclear so we don’t have conflict” DNA
  10. ICANN Accountability: “Creative Ambiguity” at Work in the “.AFRICA” Decision ANA
  11. “Case far from Closed” says BBC: Unsuccessful ICANN interview on .africa Cover up DomainNewsAfrica
  12. What Brands Need to Know About ICANN’s Treatment of the .AFRICA Applications Fairwinds Partners
  13. ICANN’s dotAfrica Dispute BBC
  14. DotConnectAfrica gTLD application process moves on Afro-IP
  15. Did ZACR and Africa Union ignore the warning to be wary of wrong doing over .Africa?
  16. ICANN further implicated in .Africa controversy, More light shined on redact-happy DNS overlord The Register UK
  17. Booking.com uses .africa precedent to challenge .hotels ruling DomainIncite
  18. Rage Against the ICANN Machine CircleID
  19. Having been slammed and embarrassed, ICANN tells the world: We’ve done nowt wrong The Register UK
  20. ICANN gibt DCA-Bewerbung zweite Chance Domain-recht.de
  21. Will 2016 Politics Trump Bipartisan Support for the MSM and DOTCOM Act? CircleID
  22. Unredacted: ICANN’s hidden role in fierce battle over .Africa rights: The Register UK
  23. ICANN dot AFRICA IRP: WHO Redacted WHAT In the Final Declaration? Domain Mondo
  24. ICANN loses .africa case in the midst of Congressional accountability oversight DomainingAfrica
  25. ICANN’s “African Passions”
  26. DCA Trust IRP Decision: ICANN Failed the Global Internet Community: Domain Mondo
  27. Ethiopian Born Entrepreneur Sophia Bekele Wins .Africa Domain Name Accountability Suit Against ICANN
    Comments: Ethio Info Desk
  28. ICANN Loses Independent Review Panel Decision For Unfairly Treating TLD Applicant & Improper Deference to Governments: IP Justice
  29. ICANN loses .Africa case: IRP panel rules in favor of DCA: DomainNewsAfrica
  30. East Africa: DCA Trust Wins .Africa IRP, ICANN to Pay Over Kshs 60 Million in Costs: AllAfrica
  31. DCA Trust wins .africa IRP, ICANN to pay over Kshs 60 million in costs CIO East Africa
  32. Breaking: DotConnectAfrica Trust victorious on its challenge of ICANN Board over .africa: Tandabiashara
  33. Review Panel Chides ICANN Board, Government Reps: BNA
  34. ICANN Must Produce Witnesses, insists DCA vs ICANN .africa Tribunal
  35. ICANN wants total control of DNS while breaking its own bylaws to block .africa probe
  36. DCA Trust wins first round against ICANN in injunction on DotAfrica domain
  37. IRP Panel in DCA Trust Case Overrules ICANN Bylaws Provision
  38. DCA Trust wins first round against ICANN in injunction on DotAfrica domain
  39. Why is ICANN awarding .africa to African Union when it promotes censorship?
  40. Why is ICANN awarding .africa to African Union?
  41. DotConnectAfrica Statement on NTIA announcement to Transition Key Internet Domain Name Function
  42. DCA Trust takes “.africa” case with ICANN to Independent Review Process (IRP) Panel
  43. DCA Trust, ICANN dispute over .africa going to international review panel
  44. Africa: DCA Trust Takes ‘.africa’ Case With Icann to Independent Review Process Panel
  45. DotConnectAfrica Attends Transform Africa 2013 Summit in Rwanda
  46. Rwanda: DotConnectAfrica Trust raises over a million USD for its commitment to transform Africa
  47. DotConnectAfrica demands accountability on over 10 ethical questions on .africa debacle to African Union Leadership
  48. DCA challenges Africa Union on full disclosure over (dot)Africa gTLD matters
  49. .green pioneer quits the ICANN gtld process as .africa pioneer hangs in there
  50. DotConnectAfrica’s .africa gTLD Endorsement Treatment at the Africa Union Commission
  51. NEPAD presentation of .africa history at ICANN Durban, seen as massive misrepresentation
  52. Second gTLD applicant refusing to withdraw .amazon next to .africa
  53. DotConnectAfrica Comments and Questions on .Africa at the ICANN-47 Public Forum, Durban SA
  54. DotConnectAfrica’s (DCA) response on “.africa” (dotAfrica) Reserve Name Policy Discussions on KICTANET
  55. DotConnectAfrica requests for re-consideration of the NGPC Decision on its .africa application to the ICANN Governance Board
  56. DotConnectAfrica calls for an Independent gTLD Ombudsman at Congress
  57. GAC Advice to ICANN Board “Anti-Competitive” says DotConnectAfrica in response to the GAC Advise Objection notice it received on its .africa bid
  58. DotConnectAfrica responds to ICANN GAC objection.
  59. An Ethiopian woman fighting for .africa, a new generic Top-Level Domain
  60. DotConnectAfrica’s .africa campaign quoted by ICANN as making the case for .africa and New gTLDs
  61. DotConnectAfrica wants a Free and Open .africa
  62. Fight for .africa domain continues as African Union submits objection
  63. A Look at Some of the Most Controversial nTLDs
  64. DotConnectAfrica receives 17 GAC Early Warnings – Who is intruding in Who’s .africa?
  65. DotConnectAfrica Relentlessly Fights For the Interests of Users & Registrants as Government Plots to Block its .Africa Application
  66. DotConnectAfrica Participates in ICANN-45 Toronto-Unveils new IBCA Initiative at ICANN Public Forum Africabizwire
  67. DotConnectAfrica Participates in ICANN Lottery Draw Ranking 1005 for .africa – A Historic Milestone Cameroon Web News CP
  68. DCA ‘vindicated’ by ICANN decision Biztechafrica
  69. Goodbye .dotafrica and hello .africa ItWebAfrica
  70. DotConnectAfrica Clarifies its .Africa bid at EAIGF –europeregistry.com
  71. DCA opposes inclusion of “.africa” gTLD strings in list of reserved names Aptantech
  72. DotConnectAfrica(DCA) reveals Greatest Accomplishments, DomainNews
  73. DCA Partners with SafariCom and FinCom to set up DotAfrica Registry in Kenya,TechMta
  74. Kenya is to set to house the DotAfrica (.africa) Domain, CIO East AFrica
  75. [dot] Africa domain Coming soon,The Bantu Observer
  76. Who deserves control of DotAfrica gTLD HumanIPO
  77. Governments have no role in managing gTLDs –CIO East Africa
  78. New gTLD News: Connecting a continent with .AfricaUnited Domains
  79. Scramble for ‘dot africa’ internet domain name — CNN Africa
  80. Dotafrica Soap -rogue.su
  81. Groups scramble for control of ‘.africa’ internet domain name — News Black
  82. Internet War: Scramble for .africa domains as January deadline looms –-The East African
  83. Interview with DCA’s Boss,Sophia Bekekele –-DomFinder
  84. Interview with DCA’s Boss,Sophia Bekele – Domain News
  85. Pre-register .africa(DotAfrica) new Top Level Domains with United Domains –United Domains
  86. DCA opposes inclusion of “.africa” gTLD strings in list of reserved names AptanTech
  87. DotConnectAfrica will work with the African ccTLDs to help enhance uptake – Kenya Radar Live
  88. DotConnectAfrica Expresses Commitment to work with African ccTLDs — MyScoop
  89. Is Africa Ready for a dotAfrica gTLD Future? — DotGreen
  90. DotConnectAfrica expresses commitment to work with African ccTLDs –AptanTech
  91. Is Africa Ready for a dotAfrica gTLD Future – CircleID
  92. Africa Gears Up for .Africa Application Domain Monster
  93. DCA’s Executive Briefing Note ,following its engagement with ICANN Leaders – Domain News
  94. DotConnectAfrica Executive Briefing Note at the ICANN-42 Public Forum Meeting at Dakar — Techneologism
  95. Bids Open for ‘.africa’ Internet Domain Name VOA
  96. DotConnectAfrica Official Response to the Draft Resolution of meeting of Experts at Ministerial Roundtable, Dakar –EthioMereja
  97. DCA Defends its Position at the African Ministerial Round Table –-Africa 7
  98. New .africa domain names ‘will boost growth Domain and Trademark — DigitalBrandiser
  99. How ready are you for the dot-africa Internet domain names? –PC Tech Magazine
  100. DotConnectAfrica: ICANN 42 Dakar-Meet the Yes2dotAfrica Campaign inSenegal! –Ethiopian Review
  101. DotConnectAfrica participated at the conference on new TLDs at Munich -Domain News
  102. Sophia Bekele, CEO of CBS International and Executive Director DotConnectAfrica NewDomains.org
  103. DotAfrica; Generation.Africa Thanks ICANN and DCA –Africa Domains
  104. Sophia Bekele, Ethiopian champion of the dot africa initiative — ICTCreatives
  105. Ethiopian Champion of the .africa initiative — Enterprise Technology Magazine
  106. Beware of newgTLD cuckoos: .africa hijacked by new gTLD cuckoos –Africa Domains
  107. Startup Success Podcast: Show #111: Sophia Bekele, DotConnectAfrica –-Startup Success
  108. Three companies try to undermine DCA’s Yes to DotAfrica campaign ?

  109. UK Media Covered the work of DCA and .africa — Upper Reach
  110. Nation TV Speaks with Sophia Bekele on uniting Africa’s Internet presence and more — NationMedia
  111. Kass Media Broadcasts the Yes2DotAfrica Campaign — Kass Media
  112. Africa ready for new internet address regime — The East Africa
  113. The International Domain Resolution Union endorses DotconnectAfrica BalancingAct
  114. Yes to .AFRICA | Toute l’actualité des noms de domaine — Namebay News
  115. EAIG Forum wants East African Countries to ratify UN Convention on the law of sea Web Informers
  116. Kenya IGF discusses IPV6, IXPs CIO
  117. Can “Africa” get a make-over? — The Economist
  118. DotAfrica campaign to brand continent — Biz Community, East Africa
  119. Is .EAC Domain needed? – Uganda
  120. Ugandans can expect to pay lower fees to acquire website identities,BalancingAct
  121. Africa domain attracts interest — ComputerWorld, USA
  122. Sophia Bekele interview with Libya press – Alijamahiria
  123. The curious case of ICANN sponsorship – Domain Name Wire, USA
  124. Getting On-line is a must for Businesses — CIO East Africa
  125. AITEC Conference Plans Talks On .africa Domain Space Initiative, Guardian, Nigeria
  126. Internet News — Balancing Act
  127. generation .AFRICA tells generation .COM to move over –– Mike’s blog
  128. Search on for Africa domain — Daily Nation, Nairobi
  129. Uniting Africa through ITDaily Nation, Nairobi
  130. Achieving : Connecting Africa to the World Web East African Standard
  131. A dotafrica generation soon to be born – Radio Netherlands
  132. Announcing the birth of the dotafrica generation — The East African
  133. Heralding the birth of the dotafrica generation –The Ethiopian Reporter
  134. Africa: Heralding the birth of dot.africa generation–
  135. African Union endorses the domain name “.Africa” to DotConnectAfricaOrganization – All Africa
  136. DotConnectAfrica to present “.africa” at the AITEC Mobile Banking COMESA – AitecAfrica, Nairobi
  137. DotConnectAfrica Preparing to Launch .Africa –NameTalent
  138. A domain name “.Africa” to position the continent on the Web Industry- All Africa
  139. Ms Bekele on her work to promote Internet connectivity in Africa and emerging economies at GGU
  140. Africa may soon get its own Internet Domain — Techcentral, South Africa
  141. In a world of .com and .org, why not .Africa? — Andrew Mack , USA
  142. Branding Africa with a new Domain — Annansi Chronicles , USA
  143. GAC Consensus advise contrived against DotConnectAfrica’s .africa application was ill advised and corrupt
DCA’s initial work has presented an interest to many international audience. Coverage in Other Languages: French, Spanish, Chinese

  1. DotConnectAfrica (DCA) sieht Interessenkonflikt bei ICANN domain-recht
  2. Agence de Presse Sénégalaise
  3. DotAfrica : L’Afrique à maintenant son nom de domaine
  4. Premier nom de domaine africain en janvier
  5. Нові доменні зони
  6. Страните от Африканския съюз получават домейна зона .africa
  7. [정보] ICANN .AFRICA 도메인 승인 논의 중
  8. [6] – 호스팅케이알을 만드는 사람들 :: – [ Translate this page ]
  9. 2010년 8월 23일 DotConnectAfrica(DCA) 비 영리기구의 Sophia Bekele는 .AFRICA 흥미도에 대하여 5점만점에 5점을 줄 수 있다고 말하며, 동 아프리카 인터넷 정부 megazone.tistory.com/?page=6Cached
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  1. Governments have no role in managing gTLDs -CIO East Africa
  2. New gTLD News :Connecting a continent with .Africa-United Domains
  3. Scramble for ‘dot africa’ internet domain name — CNN
  4. Groups scramble for control of ‘.africa’ internet domain name — News Black
  5. Internet War: Scramble for .africa domains as January deadline looms –The East African
  6. Interview with DCA’s Boss,Sophia Bekekele –DomFinder
  7. Interview with DCA’s Boss,Sophia Bekele — Domain News
  8. Pre-register .africa(DotAfrica) new Top Level Domains with United Domains –United Domains
  9. DCA opposes inclusion of “.africa” gTLD strings in list of reserved names — AptanTech
  10. DotConnectAfrica will work with the African ccTLDs to help enhance uptake — Kenya Radar Live
  11. DotConnectAfrica Expresses Commitment to work with African ccTLDs — MyScoop
  12. Is Africa Ready for a dotAfrica gTLD Future? — DotGreen
  13. DotConnectAfrica expresses commitment to work with African ccTLDs — AptanTech
  14. Is Africa Ready for a dotAfrica gTLD Future — CircleID
  15. Africa Gears Up for .Africa Application –Domain Monster
  16. DCA’s Executive Briefing Note ,following its engagement with ICANN Leaders — Domain News
  17. DotConnectAfrica Executive Briefing Note at the ICANN-42 Public Forum Meeting at Dakar — Techneologism
  18. DCA’s Executive Briefing Note ,following its engagement with ICANN Leaders –DomainNU
  19. DotConnectAfrica Official Response to the Draft Resolution of meeting of Experts at Ministerial Roundtable, Dakar –EthioMereja
  20. DCA Defends its Position at the African Ministerial Round Table –Youtube
  21. New .africa domain names ‘will boost growth Domain and Trademark — Domain and Trademark
  22. How ready are you for the dot-africa Internet domain names? –PC Tech Magazine
  23. DOTCONNECTAFRICA: Emancipating the youth –HubPages
  24. DotConnectAfrica: ICANN 42 Dakar-Meet the Yes2dotAfrica Campaign in Senegal! –Ethiopian Review
  25. DotConnectAfrica participated at the conference on new TLDs at Munich –Domain News
  26. Sophia Bekele, CEO of CBS International and Executive Director DotConnectAfrica –NewDomains.org
  27. Africa says THANK YOU to ICANN & DotConnectAfrica
  28. DotAfrica; Generation.Africa Thanks ICANN and DCA –Africa Domains
  29. Africa gears up for dotAfrica Application -domainmonster.com
  30. Sophia Bekele, Ethiopian champion of the dot africa initiative — ICTCreatives
  31. Sophia Bekele, Ethiopian champion of the dot africa initiative — ICTCreatives
  32. Ethiopian Champion of the .africa initiative — Enterprise Technology Magazine
  33. Beware of newgTLD cuckoos: .africa hijacked by new gTLD cuckoos — Africa Domains
  34. Startup Success Podcast: Show #111: Sophia Bekele, Dot Connect Africa –Startup Success
  35. UK Media Covered the work of DCA and .africa — Upper Reach
  36. Nation TV Speaks with Sophia Bekele on uniting Africa’s Internet presence and more — PRLog
  37. Kass Media Broadcasts the Yes2DotAfrica Campaign — PRLog
  38. Africa ready for new internet address regime — The East Africa
  39. Headline Africa presents Sophia Bekele in its Featured documentary Video –Headline Africa
  40. The International Domain Resolution Union endorses DotconnectAfrica
  41. Yes to .AFRICA | Toute l’actualité des noms de domaine — Namebay News
  42. Towards a Digital Africa — Diplomat East Africa
  43. Can “Africa” get a make-over? — The Economist
  44. DotAfrica campaign to brand continent — Biz Community, East Africa
  45. Cost of Website Names Set to Drop Next Year — USA Today
  46. DotConnectAfrica Launched Official Africa Campaign — FKA News
  47. Is .EAC Domain needed? — Uganda
  48. Africa domain attracts interest — ComputerWorld, USA
  49. .Africa domains are on the way — Marcaria.com
  50. African Union Endorses .Africa — DomianNews, USA
  51. Sophia Bekele talks about dotafrica — newTLDs.TV
  52. The curious case of ICANN sponsorship — Domain Name Wire, USA
  53. Getting On-line is a must for Businesses — CIO East Africa
  54. AITEC Conference Plans Talks On .africa Domain Space Initiative, Guardian, Nigeria
  55. Internet News — Balancing Act
  56. African Businesses Hope to see Boost from Internet Advances — Business Africa
  57. generation .AFRICA tells generation .COM to move over — Mike’s blog
  58. Search on for Africa domain — Daily Nation, Nairobi
  59. New domain.africa help unite a continent — MediaGlobal
  60. A dotafrica generation soon to be born – Radio Neitherlands
  61. Announcing the birth of the dotafrica generation — The East African
  62. Heralding the birth of the dotafrica generation — The Ethiopian Reporter
  63. African Union endorses the domain name “.Africa” to DotConnectAfrica Organization – All Africa
  64. DotConnectAfrica to present “.africa” at the AITEC Mobile Banking COMESA – AitecAfrica, Nairobi
  65. A .africa Internet domain name will connect all Africa — NewTimes, Rwanda
  66. Sub Saharan Africa News — Sub Saharan Informer
  67. Sophia Bekele Endorses DotAfrica — AnAetoip
  68. DotConnectAfrica Preparing to Launch .Africa — NameTalent
  69. A domain name “.Africa” to position the continent on the Web Industry- All Africa
  70. Bientot un .africa — DomiansInfo
  71. Ms Bekele on her work to promote Internet connectivity in Africa and emerging economies at GGU
  72. Africa may soon get its own Internet Domain — Techcentral, South Africa
  73. Exclusive Interview with Sophia Bekele on Capital — Capital Ethiopia
  74. Dispute over Africa Domain — H-Onlne
  75. In a world of .com and .org, why not .Africa? — Andrew Mack , USA
  76. Branding Africa with a new Domain — Annansi Chronicles , USA
DCA’s initial work has presented an interest to many international audience. Coverage in Other Languages: French, Spanish, Chinese

  1. Agence de Presse Sénégalaise
  2. Le nom de domaine .africa apparaitra en janvier 2012
  3. Страните от Африканския съюз получават домейна зона .africa
  4. Un nom de domaine .africa dès janvier 2012
  5. Cafouillages autour du .AFRICA
  6. ICANN Dakar, ce qu’il faut retenir
  7. L’Afrique va se doter de son premier nom de domaine “.Africa” sur le Web
  8. DotAfrica : L’Afrique à maintenant son nom de domaine
  9. Internet : l’Afrique se dotera de son premier nom de domaine en janvier
  10. Después del .eu para Europa y el .asia para Asia, África tendrá su nombre de dominio .africa
  11. Internet : l’Afrique s’offre sa première extension
  12. Premier nom de domaine africain en janvier
  13. Internet : l’Afrique se dotera de son premier nom de domaine en janvier
  14. Yes to .AFRICA | Toute l’actualité des noms de domaine
  15. TLDs – Neues von .mo, .info und .africa
  16. Partner dla .AFRICA poszukiwany
  17. Нові доменні зони
  18. Страните от Африканския съюз получават домейна зона .africa
  19. [정보] ICANN .AFRICA 도메인 승인 논의 중
  20. [6] – 호스팅케이알을 만드는 사람들 :: – [ Translate this page ]
  21. 2010년 8월 23일 DotConnectAfrica(DCA) 비 영리기구의 Sophia Bekele는 .AFRICA 흥미도에 대하여 5점만점에 5점을 줄 수 있다고 말하며, 동 아프리카 인터넷 정부 megazone.tistory.com/?page=6Cached
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