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Vumatel connects 100th Cape Town school to free internet

Tuesday 19 November 2019 | 14:06 CET | News
South African ISP Vumatel has connected its 100th school in Cape Town through its Fibre to Schools Project. Pupils from Laerskool Totius in Boston will be able to access free internet delivered straight to their classrooms, reports IT-Online. Vumtel's Fibre to Schools Project was launched in 2015 and, since then, Vuma and its ISP partners have connected over 290 schools to free 1G bps fibre broadband.

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Companies: Vumatel
Countries: South Africa
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