Latest stories about Zambia
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
Bribes abound in the latest chapter of the battle between the Zambian government and the independent Zambian Watchdog news site.
4 January 2014
While some Zambians scramble to register their SIM cards, others have discovered their registration information has gone missing.
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?
14 October 2013
Ethnic group leaders in Zambia are finding government surveillance devices planted under their thrones and even in their bedrooms.
9 September 2013
In a US court, Zambia's Deputy Commerce Minister has won a lawsuit against Zambian gossip site Kachepa360. Critics fear that citizen media sites reporting on government activities may soon face similar challenges.