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DFA appoints new executives

CENTURION, Gauteng – 31 May 2013 – In the pursuit of future growth and sustainability, Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) has begun to bolster its top management capabilities with the appointment of two senior executives. Reshaad Sha has been appointed as DFA’s chief strategy officer whilst Brian Alwar joins as chief sales and marketing officer.

Consumers need to activate demand for fibre

CENTURION, Gauteng – 10 January 2013 – Even though more than 7 000 kilometres of optic fibre has already been trenched across South Africa and with an expenditure plan in excess of R3.5 billion, high-speed fibre networks remain a pipe dream for most.

Klerksdorp gets R81 million cash injection

CENTURION, Gauteng – 10 December 2012 – Trenching has begun in Klerksdorp, Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) will be investing in excess of R81 million over the next 6 months and will deploying over 120 kilometres of optic fibre.

DFA launches low cost shaped fibre

CENTURION, Gauteng – 17 October 2012 – Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) has introduced an affordable shaped fibre offering that will transform the way people do business in future.

DFA celebrates 5 years at MyBroadband

CENTURION, Gauteng – 11 October 2012 – Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) today celebrated its five year birthday at the annual myBroadband Conference held at Vodaworld in Midrand.

DFA moves into Mthatha at the speed of light

CENTURION, Gauteng – 16 September 2012 – Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) is moving at the speed of light, it has already deployed over 6500 kilometres of optic fibre across South Africa and will now be investing nearly R10-million in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape.

Golden investment for eMalahleni

CENTURION, Gauteng – 5 September 2012 – eMalahleni (Witbank) will benefit from a golden investment to the value of R52-million, Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) will be deploying a 64 kilometre optic fibre infrastructure throughout the city. This forms part of a R3.5-billion national fibre network that will increase bandwidth and reduce Internet costs significantly.

Trenching to resume in Mossel Bay

CENTURION, Gauteng – 23 August 2012 – Dark Fibre Africa (DFA), in conjunction with SEACOM, has provided two dedicated optical fibre cables to the Hilton Sandton Hotel, the venue for the 3rd African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) conference. Delegates will experience Internet speeds of 2Gbps, 2000 times faster than an average home connection.

Mossel Bay launches into the digital age

CENTURION, Gauteng – 18 August 2012 – Local open access dark fibre infrastructure provider, Dark Fibre Africa (DFA), has announced that it will be deploying a 27 kilometre fibre infrastructure in Mossel Bay to the value of R18 million. DFA provides the infrastructure that enables licensed operators like Vodacom, MTN and Cell C, as well as ISPs like MWEB and Internet Solutions (IS) to give communities access to the network.