Uzi Zambia

Beeline Telecom awarded Zambia’s fourth mobile licence

Company expected to begin operations within the next six months, ZICTA advises.
Michael Malakata
Jun 17, 2020

Zambia cancels Uzi’s licence

Authorities have invited fresh bids from prospective service providers to establish country’s fourth mobile phone network.

Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

Country's telecommunications organisation believes market can do with the increase in competition.
Feb 12, 2020

Zambia gives Uzi fresh ultimatum

Authorities close in on company as operating licence hangs in the balance.
Jan 7, 2020

Another setback for Uzi Zambia

Speculation mounts as officials and the company debate the launch of a network.
Mar 19, 2019

Uzi Zambia once again postpones network launch

Industry regulator ZICTA allows third postponement by the company.
Jan 22, 2019

Uzi Zambia confirms February 2019 launch

Schedule December 2018 launch postponed due to issues with licence terms and conditions.
Jun 20, 2018

Uzi, ZICTA bump heads over licence conditions

Govt confirms discussions continue, but sources close to company say some believe deadline for 100% national coverage is too tight.
Mar 28, 2018

Zambia looks to Uzi to leverage Angola connection

Country's fourth mobile phone operator could help facilitate connection to Angolan fibre backbone.