Afrihost offers fibre broadband through partnerships

Wednesday 12 October 2016 | 09:19 CET | News
South African ISP Afrihost has partnered with Vumatel, TT Connect and Telkom Fibre to launch what it called "blazing-fast" broadband through fibre, to ensure expansive coverage across the country. Over the coming weeks and months, Afrihost will be adding more providers to its network to ensure the largest fibre footprint possible. Like Afrihost's DSL Packages, each fibre package will have a Home, Business, and Premium option.

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Companies: Afrihost / Telkom / Vumatel
Countries: South Africa
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