Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomAugust 22, 2021

AIRTEL Zambia Issues Tax Obligation Statement
  The only LuSE listed mobile telecommunications company has issued a statement regarding recent social media allegations regarding its tax affairs. In a SENS Announcement aptly titled “STATEMENT ON AIRTEL TAX OBLIGATIONS WITH ZAMBIA REVENUE AUTHORITY”, Airtel Zambia Plc advised stakeholders to ignore the malicious statements that had gone viral. “We refer to the market […]

Strategy, TelecomJune 30, 2021

How is ICT helping countries in Africa and the Middle East recover from COVID-19?
For more than a year, COVID-19 has wreaked havoc around the world and connectivity has become more crucial than ever. The ICT sector heroically rose to the challenge, working around the clock to create innovative solutions so that people could continue to connect, earn, learn and access healthcare, whilst maintaining a ‘safe’ social distance. Mark […]

TelecomJune 6, 2021

Liquid Intelligent Technologies achieves 100,000 km of fibre, making them the largest independent network provider in Africa and other emerging markets
  London, United Kingdom, 02 June 2021 – Digital solutions provider Liquid Intelligent Technologies achieves the 100,000 km fibre network milestone, positioning the organisation as the largest independent fibre network provider in emerging markets globally. Liquid has been manoeuvring steadily through Africa, investing in increasing its reach, which it has successfully done, moving the dial [&h

TelecomMay 4, 2021

Liquid Intelligent teams up with Economics Association of Zambia for 2021 Economic Summit
Attaining economic goals calls for the collective engagement of everyone who holds a stake in our economic activities. This is the reason why the Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ) has called for the second National Economic Summit, to bring together stakeholders from both the local and international front to share ideas and knowledge. In responding […]

TelecomMarch 17, 2021

Liquid Telecom unveils its new identity
 15 March 2021 – Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a pan-African technology group, today announces the culmination of its extensive business transformation from being a telecommunications and digital services provider to a full one-stop-shop technology group through a group-wide rebrand. Over the last two decades, Liquid has firmly established itself as the leading pan-African digital infrastruc

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomMarch 12, 2021

Airtel Zambia Year End 2020 Performance Review
Airtel Networks Zambia Plc which is part of the Bharti Airtel group and is the largest mobile phone operator in Zambia, by revenue, with a customer base of more than 6.7 million as at 31 December 2020 has now reported its year end financial performance, according to a SENS announcement. Since commencing operations in December […]

TelecomFebruary 22, 2021

Paratus Group Africa to open Data Centre in Lusaka
Pan African telecoms operator, Paratus Group Africa@paratus_africa is in the process of opening a Data Centre in Lusaka, which will be the company’s third Data Centre in Africa. The total investment into the Data Centre in Lusaka will be around US$5.75 million (140 million Zambian Kwacha). Group Chief Executive Officer, Barney Harmse said in an interview […]

Telecom, ZamtelDecember 29, 2020

Telecom’s ensuing ‘war’ to win the hearts of consumers – A tale of two CEOs
It’s not a secret anymore. We cannot do without technology. Technology drives our businesses, makes our lives easier and gives us access to things we would never have imagined. 2020 was a defining moment for all the telecom players in Zambia. Their infrastructure was tested. Zambians depended on them to ensure that their migration to […]

Economy, Opinion, TelecomDecember 21, 2020

Zambia’s digital transformation journey and its role in economic development, trade and investment
A decade ago, Zambia seemed to be one of the many countries in our region that was struggling to keep pace with the demand for development in ICT due to a variety of circumstances. Government and its regulators recognised that if the country wished to enhance ICT development, increased levels of competition in the ICT […]

TelecomOctober 29, 2020

CDC commits additional US $40 million to Liquid Telecom supporting Africa’s digital transformation
CDC’s commitment is part of a US$ 307million fundraise via a rights issue offer to Liquid Telecom shareholders Follows CDC’s initial US$180 equity million equity investment made in 2018 Contributes to a more digital and productive economy across Africa CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution and impact investor, has announced an additional US$40 million […]