Mandate from the African Union
The .africa Roadshow was launched at the 29th African Union (AU) Summit held at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Monday, 03 July 2017 during the Assembly of the Heads of State and Governments of the AU.
At this meeting of the African Heads of States, the Chairperson of the AU, H.E. Alpha Condè handed over the the .africa flag to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, who in turn handed the .africa flag to the .africa Team, represented by Mr Lucky Masilela, CEO of Registry Africa, in the Nelson Mandela Plenary Hall, thereby endorsing the continent-wide .africa awareness campaign.