Chishimba Kambwili

Zambia stops all digital projects as it looks to avert debt crisis

Government cancels pending projects, including Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Systems, and notifies Chinese lenders.
Michael Malakata
Mar 26, 2018

Zambia: Will digital migration project cost president his job?

Opposition parties gun for country's leader over controversial digital migration project.
Jan 31, 2018

Corruption allegations cloud Zambia's digital migration

President accused of manipulating process to personally benefit.

Zambia's digital migration embroiled in controversy

US$273m price tag could be inflated, according to former minister.
Mar 18, 2016

Zambia secures US$41.5-million loan for CCTV initiative

Southern African country seeks to bolster public safety in Lusaka.
Feb 3, 2016

Zambian media regulator to sue broadcaster

The battle for control of the Southern African country's airwaves heads to court.
Jan 11, 2016

Zambia takes on US$300m loan for digital migration

Country secures funding from Import Bank of China to continue with new project phases.
Oct 23, 2015

Zambia's media institute warns govt

Organisation claims recent threats by ministers tantamount to violation of media freedom.
Jun 24, 2015

Zambia: authorities concede on digital migration policy

Telecoms regulator buckles under pressure over national broadcaster decision.
Jun 19, 2015

Zambian broadcaster gets ‘sole’ right to flight digital

Media group cries foul over latest development regarding digital broadcasting.
Jun 17, 2015

Zambia, Chinese firm agree on set top box deal

Government gives go-ahead on digital equipment hire purchase plan.
Mar 27, 2015

Zambia's govt approves $65.5 million loan acquisition

 Authorities take on loan to finance ICT development project.