The Kenya Network Information Centre held The Annual Registrar Awards ceremony on March 25th 2021.
These Awards ceremony are celebrated each year, and are aimed at recognizing efforts by accredited .KE registrars in growing the .KE brand. During the awards we discussed pertinent issues that impact on the growth of .KE domains numbers, strengthen our engagement and foster a better working relationship with one of our key partners aimed at increasing domain Registrations and Renewals to meet the 2021 targets.

This years’ 5th .KE awards ceremony was a hybrid event due to the Covid restrictions.
KeNIC CEO Mr. Joel Karubiu appreciated registrars in helping .KE Cross the 100,000 mark despite the pandemic jitters.

Award categories included:
1. New Registrar of the Year
2. KE Marketing Campaigns.
3. Customer Support & Retention
4. Registrar of the Year
Winners awarded during the ceremony included entities such as Chika Limited, Webcom Limited, Peak & Dale, Kenya Web Limited, Kenya Website Experts, EAC directory, Sasa Host, Global Internet Fortunes and True Host Cloud.
Registrar of the year award went to Global Internet Fortunes.
In line with the new strategic direction, KeNIC continues to work towards providing a secure, reliable, accessible .KE internet ecosystem.

New Registrars
KeNIC would like to take this opportunity to welcome the newly accredited registrars for the year 2021 mentioned below to the .KE family.
New Registrars
1. Ndovu Cloud Ltd
2. Kicha Limited
3. Host Pro Ltd
4. Digimatt Ltd
5. Hostinali Ltd
6. Jennetworks Ltd
7. Mawingu Ltd
It gives us great pleasure to have them join on the Kenya DNS ecosystem and look forward to a mutually rewarding partnership with them as we welcome them as our valued accredited .KE registrars.