ZICTA
1:40

Beeline Telecom awarded Zambia’s fourth mobile licence

Company expected to begin operations within the next six months, ZICTA advises.
2:00
16 Feb

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.
1:40

Zambia: Lungu threatens widespread arrests of social media abusers

Industry regulator ordered to stop irresponsible use of social media platforms.
1:40
Jan 4, 2021

Airtel secures spectrum as Zambia advances 5G strategy

Industry regulator awards operator 800MHz frequency to bolster coverage.
1:50
Dec 22, 2020

Zambia’s Pensions Authority invests in MTN

Government agency acquires 8% shares in the telecommunications firm.
1:20

Airtel Zambia subscribers fume over data price hikes

Consumer Unity and Trust Society appeals to operator to reverse latest increase.
1:50
Sep 21, 2020

Data, broadband demand driving investment in Zambia telecoms

Industry regulator, operators believe the country will continue on growth trajectory.
1:50
Jun 17, 2020

Zambia cancels Uzi’s licence

Authorities have invited fresh bids from prospective service providers to establish country’s fourth mobile phone network.
1:40
May 27, 2020

Zambia releases free additional spectrum

Industry regulator said there is an increased demand for high-speed, reliable internet for e-learning and online banking.
1:30

Sub-Saharan Africa remains largely offline

GSMA’s regional head unpacks the challenges in ensuring more people are able to connect.
1:40

Cybercriminals target Zambia as country battles with COVID-19

Police have been urged to keep pace with technological developments and skill up to deal with digital crime.