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[rpd] Statistics on IPV4 allocation in Africa as of 2016

Badru Ntege badru.ntege at
Wed Jun 15 05:55:37 UTC 2016

Badru Ntege
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On 15 Jun 2016, at 6:55 am, Andrew Alston <Andrew.Alston at<mailto:Andrew.Alston at>> wrote:

Then again, in my book this is all kinda irrelevant, so long as the space is going to people who have legitimate need for it on the continent, from my own personal perspective I don¡¯t care who gets it.  So long as its being used to provide internet to the people in Africa, wherever they are, whoever they are, and not flowing off the continent, it doesn¡¯t matter to me.  We are all one continent, we are all African, and I stand by the view that fair use = let those who need it and can use it, have it.

Can we share the numbers we think might be suspect for example the ones from shell companies.  That might be serving other markets like China etc

Fully agree all resources should remain in the region


From: Raz BIRAMAH <rbiramah at<mailto:rbiramah at>>
Date: Tuesday, 14 June 2016 at 5:44 PM
To: Honest Ornella GANKPA <honest1989 at<mailto:honest1989 at>>
Cc: rpd <rpd at<mailto:rpd at>>
Subject: Re: [rpd] Statistics on IPV4 allocation in Africa as of 2016

Especially how we are managing the last block..

Cordialement / Best Regards,
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Le 8 juin 2016 ¨¤ 16:11, Honest Ornella GANKPA <honest1989 at<mailto:honest1989 at>> a ¨¦crit :

Dear everyone,

It was mentioned earlier that the larger demands / blocks in v4 ressources in 2016 were not made by South Africa , Kenya etc....
I would encourage everyone to visit the link below

Roughly South Africa is actually the top requester with 35 allocated prefixes: 14 /22, 8 /21, 3 /20, 4 /19, 4 /18, 1 /16, 1 /17,

Kenya has been allocated 1 /12

Maroc has been 2 /11

Algeria has been 1 /12

Obviously people with those advanced infrastructures are not building v6 only networks and still need those ressources. Obviously there is a need to be mindful how we use and spend those ressources

Best Regards

Honest Ornella GANKPA
Network engineer

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