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Board Election 2016: E-Voting and Proxy Appointment

25 May 2016 - Please note that electronic voting and appointment of proxies is now open. Both services are available through the MyAFRINIC portal to members in good standing. A member that has voted on-line cannot appoint a proxy and likewise.

Both services can be accessed through the “Elections” tab and “Access Election Centre” Menu.


1. Proxy Appointment:

Please follow the steps below to appoint a proxy:

  1. Log on to MyAFRINIC at;
  2. Navigate to ‘Election’ and ‘Access Election Centre;
  3. Select the election in which you wish to participate;
  4. Choose the option ‘Appoint Proxy’;
  5. Fill the proxy form;
  6. Print the form, sign it and physically hand it over to the person being appointed as your proxy.


The proxy form MUST be signed, stamped and returned 48 hours prior to the election to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


2. E-Voting

Only available to an administrative contact. The admin-contact can also assign the voting right (through MYAFRINIC) to another registered contact.  

To vote electronically, please follow the following steps:

  1. Log on to MyAFRINIC at;
  2. Navigate to ‘Election’ and ‘Access Election Centre’;
  3. Select the election in which you wish to participate;
  4. Choose the option ‘Vote Online’.


To assign the online voting right to another registered contact:

  1. Log on to MyAFRINIC at;
  2. Navigate to ‘MY Account’ and ‘User Administration’;
  3. Check the ‘Voter Role’ to a corresponding listed contact.


Electronic voting will be closed on Thursday 9 June 2016 on the day of the AGMM. Proxy appointment will close on 08 June 2016 to allow the elections committee do the appropriate verifications ahead of the AGMM.

Board Election 2016: Final Candidate Slate

24 May 2016 - NomCom is pleased to announce the following final candidate slate for the open seats on the AFRINIC Board:


Region Independent 


1.     Aminata Garba

2.     Mike Silber 

3.     Seun Samson Ojedeji 

4.     Serge Ilunga Kabwikaa 


Northern Africa


1.     Haitham El Nakhal 

2.     Moez Chakchouk 


Western Africa


1.     Alain Aina 

2.     Sunday Folayan 


Full candidate information has been published at:


The community (and members) are hereby invited to view candidate details and express any comments about the suitability of the candidates for the board position using the comment section at the URLs above.


Election will be held during the Annual General Members' Meeting (AGMM) to be held in Gaborone on 09 June 2016.


Members that will not be able to attend and/or vote physically at the AGMM are informed that there is an option for electronic voting, which will start on 24 May 2016 until 09th June 2016 and will be conducted through the MyAFRINIC portal -


Members can also opt to appoint a proxy to attend the AGMM and participate on the member’s behalf, including voting in the board election and all other matters at the AGMM.


More information is available at:


For any queries or clarification, please contact the nominations committee by email to nomcom2016 at


(2016 Nominations Committee)


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