Hellen Mwale

Zambia’s cyber security stance worries civil rights groups

Government formally introduces Cyber Security and Cybercrimes Bills of 2021.
Michael Malakata

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Senior official confirms Cyber Security and Cyber Crime Bill as well as the Data Protection Bill have been withdrawn.
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.
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'.
Mar 25, 2014

Development of Zambia's online media hampered

Government has indicated it is working on a law that will ban or regulate online media organisations.