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WHOIS Manual published

12 September 2016 - AFRINIC has recently published a comprehensive manual to manage objects in the AFRINIC WHOIS database. 

 The manual contains detailed instructions on how to: 

- Create a Person Object 

- Create a Role Object 

- Create a Key-Cert Object 

- Update/Delete an Unprotected Object

- How to Create a Mntner Object 

- Protect An Object 

- Create a Route Object

- Check a Route Object 

- Create an AS-SET 


To learn more about this important document, we invite you to read through it here:

AFRINIC-25 Fellowship

12 September 2016 - AFRINIC received a record number of applications (834) for the AFRINIC-25 Fellowship. To ensure that enough time can be given to each application during the screening process, the notification timeline has been modified as follows:


- Notification to selected Fellows: Monday, 19 September 2016.

- Deadline of acceptance by Fellows: Friday, 30 September 2016

- Final acceptance and publication of Fellows list: Tuesday, 4 October 2016


For more information about the Fellowship Programme please see:


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