Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Monday, Feb 24th

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Report finds fault with Zambia's communication towers.

Report finds fault with Zambia's communication towers

Findings of a report indicate communication towers in Zambia's rural areas fall short of technical and legal requirements.

Zambia confident of meeting ITU deadline.

Zambia confident of meeting ITU deadline

Authorities say policy and measures in place to ensure country meets ITU's 2015 deadline.

MTN's distribution network is being used to help customers easily purchase the service.

Zambia: Hollard harnesses mobile to sell car insurance

MTN's distribution network is being used to help customers easily purchase the service.

Zambia's opposition warns govt over loan.

Zambia: opposition warns govt over loan

United Party for National Development warns government to be more responsible with finances.

Airtel Business Zambia beefs up satellite capacity.

Airtel Business Zambia beefs up satellite capacity

Zambian telecoms unit teams up with UAE provider Thuraya Telecommunications.

Zambia: Govt to repay Lap Green Networks loan.

Zambia govt to repay Lap Green Networks loan

Zambia's government intends to repay loan secured by Libya's Lap Green Networks from ZTE.

Airtel Zambia in $80mn infrastructure upgrade.

Airtel Zambia in $80mn infrastructure upgrade

Mobile network looks to boost call and internet quality in the country.

ZICTA constructs 147 towers as part of universal project.

ZICTA makes headway on universal project

Zambia's ICT Authority has constructed 147 of the 169 communication towers.

Zambia’s first lady Christine Kaseba named as ITU ambassador.

Zambia's first lady Christine Kaseba named as ITU ambassador

Kaseba expected to contribute to raising aware of technology for health purposes.

Zambia sets up committee to stop sale of fake handsets.

Zambia sets up committee to clampdown on fake handsets

Mobile operators and the telecoms authority have joined forces to regulate fake mobile phones sold on the black market.

Zambia's Zamtel plans launching LTE countrywide.

Zambia's Zamtel plans launching LTE countrywide

Telecoms firm looks to expand 4G footprint following successful trials of the service.