I am a Zambian journalist, blogger and Global Voices author, passionate about media and internet freedom.
Latest posts by Gershom Ndhlovu
26 October 2014
Private conversations involving ministers brings into focus issues of privacy not only for government leaders, but for the general public.
28 April 2014
8 April 2014
Information Minister Joseph Katema derided the current media environment, claiming that Zambians are "starved of credible information" due to the media's focus on "spreading falsehoods."
13 March 2014
Beaten and threatened by Kazim Sata, independent journalist Thomas Zgambo will soon stand trial in a case linking him to the Zambian Watchdog, an investigative news website.
13 February 2014
Zambians who failed to register their SIM cards are now facing dead air -- journalists and opposition party leaders say the deactivations are a violation of citizens' privacy and communication rights.
17 January 2014
Indy news site the Zambian Watchdog published a leaked draft of the nation's constitution -- police now say they will use "international legal provisions" to prosecute those behind the Watchdog.
6 January 2014
4 January 2014
21 December 2013
Zambians are being forced to register their mobile phone SIM cards with their real name and other identifying information. What will this mean for user privacy?