Mutotwe Kafwaya

Zambia rubbishes allegations of spying on citizen’s communication

Minister of Communications and Transport dismisses findings of a report by University of Toronto.
Michael Malakata
Feb 22, 2021

Beeline Telecom awarded Zambia’s fourth mobile licence

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

Under pressure Zambia shelves cybercrime Bills

Senior official confirms Cyber Security and Cyber Crime Bill as well as the Data Protection Bill have been withdrawn.

Libya’s LapGreen Networks threatens Zambia over unpaid debt

Zambian govt official confirms company is considering targeting the Southern African country’s global assets.
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.
Mar 30, 2020

Zambia’s govt urged to fast-track 5G deal

Deloitte, Huawei report affirms technology’s role in helping to curb Coronavirus.
Mar 26, 2020

Zambia’s Chamber of Commerce calls for suspension of comms taxes

Once taxes are suspended, operators can then reduce the cost of services to customers, organisation claims.
Mar 13, 2020

Zambia’s govt won’t disband tech industry regulator

Authorities dispute complaints levelled against organisation.
Feb 21, 2020

Internet price thwarts Zambia's progress with access

Digital 2020 Global Overview reflects growth in internet penetration, but cost keeps resource beyond the reach of many.

Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

Country's telecommunications organisation believes market can do with the increase in competition.
Feb 12, 2020

Zambia gives Uzi fresh ultimatum

Authorities close in on company as operating licence hangs in the balance.
Jan 7, 2020

Another setback for Uzi Zambia

Speculation mounts as officials and the company debate the launch of a network.