Alerts – Freedom of Expression Tracker

MISA Zambia collects and documents freedom of expression violations and victories with the aim of creating awareness and pushing for changes. Our media alerts are organised in 10 categories.



The Vubwi magistrate’s court has found PF Vubwi district Chairperson Micheal Tembo guilty of assaulting Chipata-based Post Newspaper correspondent Peter Sukwa and his Fell Free Radio counterpart ...


The police yesterday recorded a statement from The Post newspapers managing editor, Joan Chirwa Ngoma over a story the newspaper published on January 9th, 2016 with the headline “WATCH OUT FOR ...



The Post Newspaper is considered the leading privately owned daily newspaper in Zambia and carries critical, dissenting views. It has previously been censured and threatened with closure by the ...


The previous week, Radio Phoenix presenter Christine Ngwisha was fired in unclear circumstances after she hosted the Information Minister on a popular talk show-Let the People talk. The dismissal ...




The government temporarily shut down some Online publications deemed to be carrying dissenting views. The government officially denied this but applauded 'well wishers' for successfully ...


The Post and Daily Nation proprietors have previously attacked each other through their editorials with various assertions against the other.