Zambia’s new administration reinstates banned channel
Prime Television Zambia reissued with broadcasting licence.
Prime Television Zambia
Aug 19, 2021
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.
Jul 5, 2017
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.