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South Africa: Internet is key to economic access

The Internet has become a vital tool for communication and information in South Africa, highlighting the importance of connectivity as a key to economic access. This is one of the most significant conclusions of the Internet Access in South Africa 2017 study, produced by World Wide Worx with the support of Dark Fibre Africa (DFA), the country’s leading provider of wholesale fibre connectivity. “In... »

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Dark Fibre Africa appoints new Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) has appointed a new Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Praveen Govender. Govender will lead the formulation and execution of DFA’s sales strategy, as well as the company’s customer engagement strategy. “Praveen Govender’s diverse experience in developing and implementing customer relationship management plans, along with the wide network he has cultivated across this sector... »


Vodacom extends FTTH reach with new lease agreements

Vodacom has revealed that it has signed lease agreements with third party network infrastructure providers Fibrehoods, Openserve, Century City Connect, Vumatel and Dark Fibre Africa to deliver Vodacom Fibre products. Vodacom customers will now have access to the Vodacom Fibre services through these providers, including Vodacom Fibre Broadband, Vodacom Fibre Fixed Voice and Value Added Services. Th... »