Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Monday, Feb 24th

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Vodafone silent on possible Zambia launch.

Vodafone silent on possible Zambia launch

Telco declines to comment on questions surrounding the issuing of an operating licence.

Airtel Zambia announces retrenchments.

Airtel Zambia announces retrenchments

Company says move is designed to enhance its performance and competitiveness.

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: US$300-million needed to boost ailing Zamtel.

Zambia: US$300-million needed to boost ailing Zamtel

Authorities confirm intention to fund tower construction project.

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.

Competition in data service heats up in Zambia.

Competition in data service heats up in Zambia

Growth in number of internet users forcing operators to push on service delivery.

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 takes on US$300m loan for digital migration.

Zambia takes on US$300m loan for digital migration

Country secures funding from Import Bank of China to continue with new project phases.

Zambia announces mobile phone tower plan.

Zambia announces $272million mobile phone tower plan

Authorities want Zamtel to solely own infrastructure.

CEC Liquid Telecom Zambia announces US$16m investment.

CEC Liquid Telecom Zambia announces US$16m investment

Company details plans for infrastructure development and enhanced penetration in Southern African country.

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.