HOSTAFRICA remains online during COVID-19 SA lockdown

Dear valued customers,   As you know by now South Africa will go into a national lockdown on Friday, 27 March, which will last for 21 days.   It’s been a time of huge change and uncertainty for all of us, and our hearts go out to anybody who has already been directly affected by the outbreak.   As the impact of the crisis escalates, ... Read More »

24th Mar 2020
COVID-19 Contingency Plan

Dear clients, partners and suppliers,   Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we have put the following measures in place to ensure that we continue to provide our clients with uninterrupted service.   As of yesterday, and until further notice we are working remotely from our respective homes or safe places of choice.   Moreover, all our ... Read More »

20th Mar 2020
SA’s HOSTAFRICA expands with two more acquisitions

South Africa-based web hosting company Host Africa, trading as HOSTAFRICA, has acquired two more pure web hosting companies Gweb Hosting and Hob Host, effective 1 March 2020.   HOSTAFRICA made headlines in September 2019 after confirming its merge with hosting market specialist firm Greycell CC, trading as   HOSTAFRICA ... Read More »

4th Mar 2020
HOSTAFRICA Hosting – Built for Speed, Reliability, and Security

Michél, manager of the Marketing Department at HOSTAFRICA, talks to us about the features included in their hosting packages, assuring no hidden costs. Their team of highly skilled developers, administrators, and managers from both Germany and South Africa have more than 15 years of international experience and a high-level skill set between ... Read More »

28th Feb 2020
Introducing our Domain Reseller programme

Domain Reseller       We are happy to announce our new Domain Reseller programme, effective 1 January 2020. Become a HOSTAFRICA Domain reseller and profit from our significant Reseller rebates. Register, transfer and manage domains easily. Sign up to become a Domain Reseller ... Read More »

13th Dec 2019
Welcome to our new website

Dear customers,


We have redesigned our website, making it easy to find help, or navigate the products and services available from HOSTAFRICA.

For help on the most commonly asked questions, browse our knowledgebase for solutions.

17th Nov 2019
SA's HOSTAFRICA bags multi-million Rand acquisition

South Africa-based web hosting company HOSTAFRICA has confirmed its merge with Greycell CC, trading as, and its multi-million Rand acquisition of the hosting market specialist company.   Effective from 1 September 2019, the deal opens the three-year-old company to additional human capital, suppliers, domains, technical ... Read More »

3rd Sep 2019
New Payment Method: SnapScan

You are now able to pay your invoices using SnapScan. When paying your invoices, simply select SnapScan on the dropdown of payment methods and the QR code will then appear on the invoice.

18th Jan 2019
HOSTAFRICA introduces South African based cloud backup

HOSTAFRICA has released a new Cloud based backup solution based on enterprise grade backup software. This makes HOSTAFRICA one of the first South African hosting providers that offers a Cloud Based Enterprise Grade Backup solution. Be protected from ransomware Due to the fact that all the backups are essentially time-based snapshots, users can ... Read More »

24th Aug 2017
HOSTAFRICA acquires VPS Networks as it continues to roll out its growth strategy in the South African Hosting Market

HOSTAFRICA acquires VPS Networks ( and, including its employees, technical equipment and customers, effective December 1, 2016. This acquisition will strengthen the strong cloud focus of the South African Hosting Provider further. The acquisition is backed by the Swiss investment company Concorde Industries.   (Cape Town, ... Read More »

8th Dec 2016