Zambia’s new administration reinstates banned channel

Prime Television Zambia reissued with broadcasting licence.
Michael Malakata
Mar 10, 2021

Zambia’s online broadcasters warned to keep in line

Independent Broadcasting Authority said it will regulate content of online stations.
Feb 7, 2020

Airtel Zambia launches mobile TV app

Offering free to subscribers with registered SIM card and data-enabled headset or device.
Mar 26, 2019

Zambia muzzles Prime TV station

Authorities take action against station known to be critical of the government.
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.

Zambia plans complete digital migration by 1 October

Country's Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services confirms objective.
Aug 23, 2016

Zambia's election controversy spills over to airwaves

Authorities clamp down on broadcasters after news breaks of votes erroneously awarded to president Edgar Lungu.
Oct 20, 2015

Zambia: govt suspends customs duties on transmission equipment

Authorities believe action will help broadcast sector to import new equipment and upgrade infrastructure.
Sep 9, 2014

Why regulating Zambia's online media may prove difficult

Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) has revealed that a lack of laws is problematic.