Sydney Mupeta

Zamtel looks to double its subscriber base by 2023

Telco commences with installation of US$5.7m subscriber capacity charging system.
Michael Malakata
Sep 6, 2021

Zambia’s Zamtel targets a subscriber base of seven million by 2023

Company’s CEO says it remains on a growth trajectory and has invested in core network infrastructure capacity.
Apr 9, 2020

Zamtel launches fresh offering as subscribers feel the pinch

Global COVID-19 crisis is impacting negatively on company’s customer base.
Mar 19, 2019

Uzi Zambia once again postpones network launch

Industry regulator ZICTA allows third postponement by the company.
Mar 14, 2018

Zamtel's US$300m tower project moves into phase 2

Eighty towers are operational and 1009 towers are scheduled to be constructed nationally.
Nov 2, 2017

Zamtel announces US$280m network expansion

Investment to boost company's 4G capacity.
Oct 26, 2017

Zamtel heats up data service competition

Telco lays fibre network in Lusaka South Multi-Economic Facility Zone and fuels heightened levels of competition within data services.
Oct 6, 2017

Mupeta named CEO of Zamtel

Mupeta joined Zamtel in 2012 as CTO in charge of driving the technology strategy.
Aug 30, 2017

Has Zamtel turned the corner?

Ailing company back in the black according to government.
Aug 25, 2017

Zamtel instructed to push for 3 million customer mark

State-owned company's new board of directors given ultimatum by Minister of Communications and Transport.
Jun 14, 2017

Zamtel's acting CEO defiant over allegations

Sydney Mupeta claims accusations of mismanagement and incompetence were made by people with their own motives.
Jun 8, 2017

Zamtel launches Kwacha mobile money platform

Telco aims to gain early advantage within country's ultra-competitive mobile money services industry.