Zimbabwe offline as govt moves to control communication

Zim's online
crackdown

Internet shut down as
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Tuesday, Jan 22nd

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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.

CEC up for sale to new investors

CEC up for sale to new investors

Sale includes CEC Telecom subsidiary.

US$172 billion from 978 million consumers in 20 countries

Zambia looks to Uzi to leverage Angola connection

Country's fourth mobile phone operator could help facilitate connection to Angolan fibre backbone.

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.

Zambia’s govt vows to address digital migration scandal

Zambia's govt vows to address digital migration scandal

Southern Africa Network Against Corruption describes TopStar deal as "one of the worst financial scandals in modern day Zambia."

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.

Zamtel's US$300m tower project moves into phase 2

Zamtel's US$300m tower project moves into phase 2

Eighty towers are operational and 1009 towers are scheduled to be constructed nationally.

Vodafone Zambia's CEO steps down

Vodafone Zambia's CEO steps down

Company's Board issues statement confirming Lars Stork's retirement.

Zambia's govt under pressure to explain StarTimes contract

Zambia's govt under pressure to explain StarTimes contract

Civil society organisation demands answers from authorities on single-source approach and breakdown of US$273m loan.

Libya's LapGreen Networks seeks global intervention on Zamtel matter

Libya's LapGreen Networks seeks global intervention on Zamtel matter

Telco claims Zambia govt has failed to uphold repayment deal related to repossession of Zamtel in 2012.

Zamtel declares ZMW68m Q4 profit

Zamtel declares ZMW68m Q4 profit

Telco outlines ambition to overtake Airtel Zambia and secure second position in the market.