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Zamtel widens coverage, erects 744 new towers

Published 20 Oct 2020 11:20 CET | Zambia

Zambian operator Zamtel has extended its network coverage with 744 new towers constructed and switched on, Lusaka Times reported. CEO Sydney Mupeta stated that the towers are ...

Airtel Zambia and Ericsson partner on e-waste disposal and recycling

Published 19 Oct 2020 09:20 CET | Zambia

The programme ensures that end-of-life material is treated and recycled in an environmentally responsible manner.Ericsson provides free product retrieval and safe disposal ...

Airtel Zambia opens 11 new shops across the country

Published 14 Oct 2020 11:03 CET | Zambia

Airtel Zambia has opened an additional 11 new shops, bringing the total number of stores to 28 across the country's ten provinces. The new shops are based in Mufulira, ...

LAP GreenN seeks compensation for Zamtel nationalisation

Published 12 Oct 2020 10:07 CET | Libya, Zambia

Libyan telecommunications company LAP GreenN is considering chasing after Zambia's offshore assets after Lusaka defaulted four times on an order to pay USD 257 million in ...

MTN Zambia picks ZTE to provide optical backbone to border with Namibia

Published 02 Oct 2020 15:47 CET | Zambia

ZTE has announced an agreement with MTN Zambia to construction a cross-border optical transmission network backbone in Zambia to connect Lusaka with the border of Namibia. By ...

ZICTA forecasts ICT sector growth with 18 mln mobile subscribers by year-end

Published 23 Sep 2020 11:18 CET | Zambia

Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) says the ICT sector is expected to continue its positive growth trajectory amid some notable risks. Growth ...

Africonnect Zambia rebrands as Inq. Digital Zambia

Published 23 Sep 2020 11:06 CET | Zambia

Africonnect Zambia has been rebranded as Inq. Digital Zambia after being sold by Vodacom South Africa. ZICTA said it will make the necessary amendment to the National Network ...

Zambian govt urges Infratel to improve service delivery as coronavirus hits national growth prospects

Published 23 Sep 2020 11:03 CET | Zambia

The Zambian government has called on Infratel, the country's largest telecommunication infrastructure provider, to be innovative and improve service delivery, the Daily Mail ...

Zambian active mobile phone subscriptions approach 18 mln in H1

Published 22 Sep 2020 09:57 CET | Zambia

The number of active mobile network subscriptions in Zambia reached 17.9 million on 30 June, reflecting a mobile penetration rate of 100.2 percent, according to the Zambia ...

ZICTA plans to invite bids for spectrum in 800 MHz band

Published 22 Sep 2020 09:49 CET | Zambia

The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) says it expects to invite applications for spectrum in the 800 MHz band freed up by digital ...

Zambian active mobile internet users approach 10 mln in H1

Published 22 Sep 2020 09:00 CET | Zambia

The total number of active mobile internet users in Zambia increased to 9.5 million in the first half ended 30 June compared with 9.1 million in the same period in 2019, ...

Paratus Zambia deploys 100 Gbps metro fibre ring in Lusaka for better enterprise service

Published 18 Sep 2020 09:56 CET | Zambia

Paratus Zambia said it has deployed a 100 Gbps metro fibre ring in Lusaka. The enterprise network will now provide business fibre services that guarantee uptime and quality ...

ZICTA partners with Airtel for 2020 ICT Innovation Programme

Published 16 Sep 2020 12:19 CET | Zambia

Sixty young Zambians will showcase their ideas under the annual ICT Innovation Programme run by the Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) in ...

ZICTA fines mobile operators ZMK 5.4 mln for poor quality of service

Published 15 Sep 2020 09:09 CET | Zambia

The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) has fined the three mobile operators a combined ZMK 5.4 million for poor quality of service, Lusaka ...

MultiChoice Zambia starts airing Parliament TV

Published 14 Sep 2020 10:47 CET | Zambia

MultiChoice Zambia has launched Parliament TV on DStv channel 272 and GOtv channel 100 to inform viewers better about local political matters and so they can watch debates ...

Zambia's CBC TV partners with Liquid Telecom to enhance content

Published 10 Aug 2020 13:11 CET | Zambia

Zambian broadcaster CBC TV has partnered with Liquid Telecom to bolster local content. The agreement will enable CBC TV to provide more diversified, high quality and engaging ...

Airtel Zambia re-opens head office after staff member tested positive for Covid-19

Published 20 Jul 2020 10:42 CET | Zambia

Airtel Zambia says it has reopened its head office following a 48-hour closure, after one member of staff tested positive for Covid 19. In line with the Ministry of Health ...

Airtel Zambia headquarters shut after employee tests positive for Covid-19

Published 16 Jul 2020 12:02 CET | Zambia

Airtel Zambia has advised its customers and the general public that its head office has been closed due to one member of staff having tested positive for Covid 19. In line ...

Airtel Zambia deploys 105 more 4G sites

Published 09 Jul 2020 10:37 CET | Zambia

Airtel Zambia is deploying 105 new 4G sites nationwide. MD Apoorva Mehrotra says 58 have already been commissioned and 47 are now being phased in, to improve signal quality ...

Airtel Zambia reaches 3 million mobile money customers

Published 09 Jul 2020 10:35 CET | Zambia

Airtel Zambia says its Airtel Money subscriber base has risen to 3 million from 480,000 three years ago, the Daily Mail reported.  Airtel Money director James Chona said ...

Fibrecom invests USD 50 mln to expand fibre optic cable

Published 08 Jul 2020 09:57 CET | Zambia

Fibrecom says it has committed USD 50 million towards expanding optical fibre connectivity to accelerate Zambia's digital migration in the next two years, the Daily Mail ...

Airtel Zambia runs campaign to encourage customers to use service app during pandemic

Published 07 Jul 2020 13:28 CET | Zambia

Airtel Zambia has introduced the 'CovidUPS' campaign to bring humour to social responsibility messaging. Animated characters represent a different aspect of people's ...

Zambia mobile money payments more than double each year since 2015

Published 29 Jun 2020 12:16 CET | Zambia

The Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has recorded significant growth in mobile money payments. These posted annual average growth of 126 percent in value since 2015, growing from ZMK ...

MTN Zambia supports local women's group producing masks

Published 26 Jun 2020 12:13 CET | Zambia

MTN Zambia has provided material support to a local Women's Group of Ng'ombe Compound to enhance their operations of manufacturing and supplying reusable face masks in ...

Liquid Telecom Zambia faces copyright lawsuit over use of song lyrics in advert

Published 25 Jun 2020 14:19 CET | Zambia

Liquid Telecom Zambia has been sued for copyright infringement by Zambian artist Martin Moyo, popularly referred to as Nez Long, for using part of his lyrics from a song ...

 

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