Dandemutande
Trading name
Dandemutande
Type
Private
IndustryInternet Service Provider
Founded1997 (1997)
FounderRussell Clinton
HeadquartersPegasus, Pegasus House, 52-54 Samora Machel Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
Key people
Nhenha Nyagura, CEO
Websitewww.dandemutande.co.zw
Contact Phone: (263-4) 791675

Dandemutande is one of the leading Broadband Internet Service Providers in Zimbabwe. It offers internet connectivity through fibre, wireless and data centre services. The company has 4 major internet services brands int he market: Utande, iWayAfrica, Africa Online and YoAfrica. Dandemutande holds an IAP Class A license issued to it by the Zimbabwean telecoms sector regulator POTRAZ.

Background

Dandemutande Investments (Private) Limited was established in 1997 with its origins as a Microsoft Certified Solution Provider growing to service the corporate Internet and wholesale Internet market in Zimbabwe through its Utande brand as a Microsoft preferred ISP.

In May 2015, the company announced that it was merging with iWayAfrica Zimbabwe.[1]

Owners

Dandemutande Investments Limited is a privately owned company. 51% is owned by Masawara and other local shareholders. 49% is owned by South African based Gondwana Communications.

Divisions

  • Utande
  • iWayAfrica (Acquired 2015)
  • AfricaOnline (Acquired 2015)
  • uMAX
  • YoAfrica (Acquired 2016)




References

  1. Exclusive: Dandemutande, iWayAfrica & AfricaOnline merging, Techzim, Published:13 May 2015 , Retrieved: 9 May 2016