Aug 9, 2021

Zambia’s government slams internet shutdown rumours

Authorities say speculation linked to Election Day internet block is malicious propaganda.
Jul 29, 2021

Zambia’s ZICTA looks to refine 5G strategy

Authority opens up channel for public consultation regarding spectrum bands.
Mar 26, 2021

MTN Zambia targets 274 sites for frequency migration

Operator looks to complete migration process by 27 March 2021.
Mar 24, 2021

MTN Zambia secures additional spectrum

Country’s regulator provides operator with spectrum on the 800Mhz frequency at a cost of US$13.5-million.
Mar 16, 2021

COVID-19 fuels mobile and internet subscription in Zambia

ZICTA confirms growth in active mobile phone and internet subscriptions.
Mar 10, 2021

Zambia’s online broadcasters warned to keep in line

Independent Broadcasting Authority said it will regulate content of online stations.
Mar 1, 2021

Zambia passes controversial cyber crime law

Authorities press ahead with legislation despite outcry by civil society and the country’s main opposition.
Feb 22, 2021

Beeline Telecom awarded Zambia’s fourth mobile licence

Company expected to begin operations within the next six months, ZICTA advises.
Feb 16, 2021

Zambia targets 75% internet penetration with new spectrum licence

Regulator argues the larger the bandwidth, the better the capacity and consequently, potentially, the better the quality of (telecommunications) service.
Feb 15, 2021

Zambia: Lungu threatens widespread arrests of social media abusers

Industry regulator ordered to stop irresponsible use of social media platforms.
Jan 4, 2021

Airtel secures spectrum as Zambia advances 5G strategy

Industry regulator awards operator 800MHz frequency to bolster coverage.