Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

Liquid Telecom completes acquisition of CEC Liquid Telecom in Zambia

Liquid Telecom completes acquisition of CEC Liquid Telecom in Zambia

Development described as "milestone" to help facilitate group's digital transformation strategy.

MTN Zambia, JUMO and Barclays Bank link to launch Kasaka

MTN Zambia, JUMO and Barclays Bank link to launch Kasaka

Barclays Bank Zambia has collaborated with mobile operator MTN Zambia and tech firm JUMO to launch a new interest-bearing mobile savings product called Kasaka.

Internet outage hits Zambia's Copperbelt, Northern regions.

Internet outage hits Zambia's Copperbelt, Northern regions

MTN Zambia apologises to customers for disruption.

APC by Schneider Electric partners Red Dot in Zambia

APC by Schneider Electric partners Red Dot in Zambia

Alliance will facilitate brand exposure and expansion.

Zambian music streaming service blocks SA content.

Zambian music streaming service blocks SA content

Online streaming service won't play SA music in protest against xenophobic attacks.

Zambian broadcaster gets ‘sole’ right to flight digital.

Zambian broadcaster gets ‘sole’ right to flight digital

Media group cries foul over latest development regarding digital broadcasting.

Zambia's govt hints at missing digital migration deadline.

Zambia's govt hints at missing digital migration deadline

Country still waiting for equipment for second, third phases of Project.

Zambia, Chinese firm agree on set top box deal.

Zambia, Chinese firm agree on set top box deal

Government gives go-ahead on digital equipment hire purchase plan.

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UN partnership struck to protect Zambian children online

The Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority and Unicef seek to enable optimal and safe use of ICTs in the African country.

Digital migration should enhance Zambian broadcaster.

Digital migration should enhance Zambian broadcaster

World Bank ready to partner with ZNBC to ensure improvement in coverage.

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Website to help Zambians buy Japanese cars

Initiative is planned to be launched by the country’s postal services corporation, Zampost.