An update on the AfriNIC situation

Rubens Kuhl rubensk at
Tue Aug 31 17:59:16 UTC 2021

> AFRINIC has never approved IPv4 for purposes of leasing. There is a public statement to this effect.
> Yes. Nonetheless, it does not change the fact that every LIR that is a resource member of AFRINIC leases IPV4 addresses every day, nor does
> it change the fact that every allocation AFRINIC has ever issued to any LIR has been for the purpose of leasing them to customers. It’s just one
> of many false public statements made by AFRINIC staff in the past several years.

And yet, you still haven't answered whether the IPv4 application was
made informing AfriNIC that no connectivity services would be


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