Nigeria gives MTN listing deadline.

MTN Nigeria's
listing ultimatum

Operator has until
May 2019.

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Friday, Aug 17th

Zambia pushes ahead with controversial cyber security legislation

Zambia pushes ahead with controversial cyber security legislation

Civil society organisations say there has been a lack of consultation and the new legislation is a means of clamping down on freedom of expression.

Zambia to tax online calls to protect telcos

Zambia to tax online calls to protect telcos

Daily tariff of US$0.30 to be charged through mobile phone operators and ISPs.

Uzi, ZICTA bump heads over licence conditions

Uzi, ZICTA bump heads over licence conditions

Govt confirms discussions continue, but sources close to company say some believe deadline for 100% national coverage is too tight.

CEC up for sale to new investors

CEC up for sale to new investors

Sale includes CEC Telecom subsidiary.

Biometric-tech alliance plants seed of hope for Zambian farmers

Biometric seed of hope for Zambia's farmers

South African-based FinTech company Paycode partners with smart payment solutions firm Ingenico Group to root out fraud within country's agricultural input subsidy programme.

US$10 billion satellite TV project launched in Zambia

US$10 billion satellite TV project launched in Zambia

Chinese firms at the forefront of Southern African country's digital migration.

Straight2Bank rolls out in Zambia

Straight2Bank rolls out in Zambia

Airtel Zambia, Standard Chartered Bank partner to launch latest mobile money wallet platform.

Zambia's mobile operators fined K12 million for poor QoS

Zambia's mobile operators fined K12 million for poor QoS

ZICTA imposes penalties on MTN Zambia, Airtel Zambia and Zamtel.

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service

Mobile network operator implements incentives to up the number of subscribers.

Zambia: attempt to rein-in govt over social media control

Zambia: attempt to rein-in govt over social media control

Lawmakers say neither industry regular nor Broadcasting Authority have jurisdiction to control social media platforms.