ZICTA

Hackers nail Zambia’s Central Bank

Bank confirms partial disruption to IT systems and applications.
Michael Malakata
1:40

Criminals target Zambia’s mobile money agents

Authorities have called for calm amid a spate of abductions.
1:30
Mar 30, 2022

Zambia has deactivated two million SIM cards so far

Regulator says it is “working tirelessly” to combat rising digital fraud.
1:30
Mar 15, 2022

Social media still irks Zambia’s government

Country’s President Hakainde Hichilema reiterated his government’s position during his recent State of the Nation address.
2:00
Feb 22, 2022

Zambia’s industry regulator fires several directors

Organisation confirms decision to terminate employment contracts of five directors, but offers no further information.
1:30
Feb 10, 2022

Zambia to cut more SIMs as mobile fraud threatens digital economy

Industry regulator confirms plans to deregister over 500 000 non-compliant SIM cards.
1:30
Feb 2, 2022

Zambia urges calm over fourth telco operator furore

Industry regulator confirms Beeline Telecoms will commence operations in June this year.
1:10
Nov 15, 2021

Zambia’s Beeline Telecoms runs into early trouble

Company requests extension on deadline to launch operations, authorities cite equipment, procurement issues.
1:40
Aug 13, 2021

Zambia follows through on internet blackout threat

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram inaccessible since 12 August.
2:00
Aug 9, 2021

Zambia’s government slams internet shutdown rumours

Authorities say speculation linked to Election Day internet block is malicious propaganda.
1:50
Jul 29, 2021

Zambia’s ZICTA looks to refine 5G strategy

Authority opens up channel for public consultation regarding spectrum bands.
1:30
Mar 26, 2021

MTN Zambia targets 274 sites for frequency migration

Operator looks to complete migration process by 27 March 2021.