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Zimbabwe takes aim at social media

Government appoints task team to monitor social media posts.
Stanley Karombo
1:40
Feb 4, 2021

Zambia’s cyber security stance worries civil rights groups

Government formally introduces Cyber Security and Cybercrimes Bills of 2021.
1:50

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Senior official confirms Cyber Security and Cyber Crime Bill as well as the Data Protection Bill have been withdrawn.
2:00

Mnangagwa's crackdown on connectivity continues

Internet restored but WhatsApp, Twitter still down in Zimbabwe as protests enter day four.
1:30
Nov 21, 2018

Cyber security Bills have Zambia's govt stumped

Legal framework under development says Justice Ministry, but questions remain over possible impact on freedom of expression, speech.
1:50
Mar 9, 2017

Zim cyber crime bill needs review claims media group

Media Institute of Southern Africa bemoans proposed legislation in its current form, urges authorities to consider concerns.
1:50
Feb 3, 2016

Zambian media regulator to sue broadcaster

The battle for control of the Southern African country's airwaves heads to court.
2:10
Oct 23, 2015

Zambia's media institute warns govt

Organisation claims recent threats by ministers tantamount to violation of media freedom.
2:10
Jun 24, 2015

Zambia: authorities concede on digital migration policy

Telecoms regulator buckles under pressure over national broadcaster decision.
1:30
Jun 19, 2015

Zambian broadcaster gets ‘sole’ right to flight digital

Media group cries foul over latest development regarding digital broadcasting.
2:00
Mar 27, 2015

Econet Zimbabwe, journos square off

Journalists demand apology following a raid at The Source news agency on Thursday.
1:30
Feb 16, 2015

Zambia's info minister won't muzzle online media

Newly appointed Minister of Information and Broadcasting services says he has 'more important things to do'.