What we do

Our scope of work is not limited to managing the .RW Domain Name Space but also to promote the Rwanda Internet Community and the localization of local content. RICTA also manages the Rwanda Internet Exchange Point (RINEX). Our close relationship with international organizations on key internet related issues supports makes the internet a better place..


Beginning in 2002, Internet providers in Rwanda discussed the need for an IXP.
By mid-2003, the tipping point was re ...

View more

Akadomo RW

RICTA is the registry for .RW Internet Domain Names and maintains the database of names registered in the .RW country co ...

View more

Internet community

RICTA has mandate from the regulator (RURA) to represent Rwanda Internet Community.
RICTA has done some activities t ...

View more


.RW Accredited Registrars


IXP peers

Rinex Aggregate Traffic Analysis


News & Events

MINICT and RICTA launched Nahisemo campaign to promote the adoption of .rw domains

In a bid to increase Rwanda’s digital footprint (most especially on the Internet), the Ministry of ICT and Innovation in
partnership with RICTA Rwanda have launched a campaign to increase awareness and adoption of .RW(Akadomo RW) as t

Read more

The African IXP Association

June 13, 2019 -- The African IXP Association, in partnership with the Internet Society, has signed an agreement with the Rwanda Internet Community and Technology Alliance (RICTA) to establish an administrative secretariat in Kigali, Rwanda.

Read more