Networking in Africa...

John R Levine johnl at
Mon Dec 2 23:56:09 UTC 2002

> Try finding some IP connectivity while in Nigeria. You would be
> hard-pressed, even if you are willing to pay enormous $$.

I get lots and lots and lots of spam from cybercafes located in Nigeria,
as well as apologies from both the cafes and the upstream networks.  I
realize this doesn't fit with your preconceptions, so I'll drop it here.

Be sure not to look at
or you might learn about at least ten ISPs operating in Nigeria.

John Levine, johnl at, Primary Perpetrator of "The Internet for Dummies",
Information Superhighwayman wanna-be,, Sewer Commissioner
"More Wiener schnitzel, please", said Tom, revealingly.

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