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.
Arnold Mulenga

Zambesi Gold launches mineral-backed crypto token

The mining company is bringing together the traditional value store of gold with a more modern crypto approach.

Zambia welcomes partnerships with Huawei

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

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.

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.
Apr 18, 2024

Bayobab takes control of MTN Zambia fibre

The international fibre player believes the move will help position Zambia as a digital hub in the region.
Apr 2, 2024

Drought derails major Zambian digital ID exercise

The government announced that the Integrated National Registration Information System project would be postponed as part of efforts to free up financial resources to address the effects of the drought.
Mar 12, 2024

Zambia mobile sector exceeds $389 million

Total number of active mobile cellular subscriptions increased by 6.4 percent to 21.1 million subscribers in 2023 from 19.8 million subscribers in 2022.
Mar 12, 2024

ExiPay, Izwe team up to launch new POS device in Zambia

The point of sale solution is able to process both mobile and card payments, tapping an underserved segment of the country’s payment landscape.
Mar 7, 2024

Zambia trains judges, police how to detect cyber threats

Zambia's communications regulator trained 120 judges, magistrates, and police officers on the best ways to detect and investigate cyber security threats.
Mar 5, 2024

Free internet connection in Zambian public buildings

The Kenneth Kaunda International Airport and the East Park shopping mall in Lusaka, the capital, are the most recent infrastructures to be connected.
Mar 4, 2024

Zambia aims for 96 percent connectivity by year-end

The administration is building of a 65-metre-high communication tower in the northern province of Muchinga, marking a significant step towards that goal.
Mar 4, 2024

Zambia’s 156 constituencies receive Starlink kits from govt

The kits are intended for distribution in the country’s parliamentary constituencies and will help improve citizen access to the My e-Parliament app, as well as other online services.