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Zambia to convert Zamtel debt to equity.

Zambia to convert Zamtel debt to equity

Move to rejuvenate ailing telco and compete with private operators.

Zambia Railways tech contract rattles govt.

Zambia Railways tech contract rattles govt

Accusations of misappropriation of funds related to contracts, including technology procurement, levelled at transport company's former leadership.

Data at the forefront of MTN Zambia's strategy.

Data at the forefront of MTN Zambia's strategy

Mobile operator says internet penetration level is low and data must help bridge divide.

MTN Zambia announces $11m site construction plan.

MTN Zambia announces $11m site construction plan

Mobile operator wants 274 new cell sites built to widen its network.

Zambia: parliamentary committee grills govt over Zamtel debt.

Zambia: parliamentary committee grills govt over Zamtel debt

Parliamentary Accounts Committee issues report over government's failure to pay monies owed to Zamtel.

Zambia announces mobile phone tower plan.

Zambia announces $272million mobile phone tower plan

Authorities want Zamtel to solely own infrastructure.

Zambia Railways telcom project off track.

Zambia Railways telecom project off track

ZRL CEO's contract terminated by board over telecom and signaling deal.

MTN Zambia to roll out 500 more LTE sites.

MTN Zambia to roll out 500 more LTE sites

Mobile operator details plans to help increase data usage.

Confusion over phase 2 of Zambia's tower project.

Confusion over phase 2 of Zambia's tower project

Dispute over whether or not a contract has been officially issued to Huawei Technologies.

Zambia's first WhatsApp client service initiative launched.

Zambia's first WhatsApp client service initiative launched

MTN Zambia to leverage realtime customer engagement.

Investigation into ZICTA rural tower contract.

Investigation into ZICTA rural tower contract

Investigation launched into rural telecom tower project undertaken by Huawei Technologies.