Good news if you are experiencing slow Internet https://mybroadband.co.za/news/telecoms/335928-good-news-if-you-are-experiencing-slow-internet.html
Bad news for South Africa’s slow Internet https://mybroadband.co.za/news/broadband/335752-bad-news-for-south-africas-slow-internet.html
Many South African Internet users are currently experiencing slow speeds when connecting to International websites.
The effect of this increased latency can clearly be seen on the below monitoring graph that tracks latency between Johannesburg South Africa and various DNS Root Servers around the Globe.
According to the above Graph the fiber break on the SAT3 / WACS undersea fiber cable occurred at around 9:50 AM on the 16th of January 2020.
Second cable break found – Slow Internet speeds set to continue in South Africa https://mybroadband.co.za/news/internet/335662-second-cable-break-found-slow-internet-speeds-set-to-continue-in-south-africa.html
Slow Internet speeds for South Africans due to cable outage https://mybroadband.co.za/news/internet/335386-slow-internet-speeds-for-south-africans-due-to-cable-outage.html