Dora Siliya
2:00
Jan 15, 2021

Zambia readies new cyber security policy but pundits not convinced

Blogger organisation concerned policy could be manipulated by government.
2:00
Apr 7, 2020

Zambian government shuts down Prime TV

Private station blocked after allegedly refusing to broadcast free COVID-19 messages.
1:10

Zambia denies spying allegations

Minister of Information and Broadcasting labels allegations "unfounded and malicious".
1:40
Oct 31, 2018

Zambia's govt under pressure to repay US$273 million

Consumer watchdog expresses concern over processes involved in securing digital migration loan.
1:50
Aug 16, 2018

Zambia pushes ahead with controversial cyber security legislation

Civil society organisations say there has been a lack of consultation and the new legislation is a means of clamping down on freedom of expression.
1:20
Aug 14, 2018

Zambia to tax online calls to protect telcos

Daily tariff of US$0.30 to be charged through mobile phone operators and ISPs.
1:40
Jul 6, 2018

Africa banks on Chinese-backed digital migration strategy

Delegates from 45 African countries believe this will help them meet ITU's deadline of 17 June 2020.
1:50
Jun 26, 2018

Zambia: attempt to rein-in govt over social media control

Lawmakers say neither industry regular nor Broadcasting Authority have jurisdiction to control social media platforms.
1:40
Jun 12, 2018

Zambia: civil society, govt clash over cyber security Bills

Zambia Centre for Social Development demands wider consultation with stakeholders before Bills are passed into law.
1:50
May 17, 2018

Zambia's govt: 'we will not shut down social media'

Concern grows over the possible introduction of three new internet regulation bills.
1:40
Mar 23, 2018

Zambia's govt vows to address digital migration scandal

Southern Africa Network Against Corruption describes TopStar deal as "one of the worst financial scandals in modern day Zambia."