Arnold Mulenga

Zambia to get $100m World Bank support for digital acceleration

The World Bank's support is a big boost for Zambia's transition to a digital economy.
Arnold Mulenga

Zambia encourages Starlink adoption for healthcare digitisation

The country has already rolled out the statellite broadband service to the majority of its post offices, transforming them into ‘digital transformation centres’.

Huawei, Zambia partner on a smart village initiative

President Hakainde Hichilema launched the program at a community in the Southern province.

Zambia digitises health sector to prevent drug theft

The partners on the project have committed to ensure that digitisation enhances efficiency and transparency in the health-care system.

More than 500 towers being constructed in Zambia

The minister said the towers' expansion will enable Zambians access government-provided online services.
Jun 19, 2024

AI enhances Zambia's tax collection, compliance

Artificial Intelligence helps Zambia Revenue Authority increase its revenue collection.

Zambia launches its first digital polytechnic

The Chapula Polytechnic, located in the Copperbelt's Lufwanyama District, will take three years to develop.

Zambia confirms completion of AI strategy

Felix Mutati, minister of science and technology, announced that the AI strategy will be launched within the next two months.

Zambia secures millions by waiving ICT imports

The country has attracted investments in excess of $54 million in the Information and Communication Technology sector.

Zambia's tech minister debunks quit claims

Mutati denied that his Movement for Democratic Change had a disagreement with the ruling United Party for National Development, its alliance partner.
May 16, 2024

Zambia welcomes partnerships with Huawei

The country’s government has applauded the support of the Chinese vendor in meeting its digital transformation ambitions.
May 14, 2024

Kaspersky, Zambia collaborate to combat cyber-crime

A delegation from the Kaspersky this week met with the Ministry of Science and Technology to provide an update on their efforts to combat cyber-crime.
May 2, 2024

Zambia plans to build a mining tech hub

The facility will act as an innovation and collaboration hub for the mining sector and will also offer training and capacity-building programmes.