>.... South Africa, where internet access is
>>snowballing at an alarming rate. This not being a bad thing, but it
>>is frustrating as service providers cannot provide quality service,
>>especially to people like me who live in a rural area. An unfortunate
>>hangover from the old government, where money was spent on helping
>>the urban white, first.
>What does this have to do with internet service in Zambia? The lack of good
>telephone service in Zambia need not be attributed to the fact that South
>Africa was ruled by whites. In fact, anywhere, in any country, no matter
>what the skin color, services are provided in urban areas long before
>they're extended to rural areas. Is the present South African gov't
>interested in upgrading communications services in Zambia?
.za does NOT refer to Zambia.
It is the ISO standard for South Africa.
Saudi Arabia has the .sa designation!
Leon Perlman M.Sc. (UCT)
Address: POB 27139, Rhine Road,
8050, South Africa