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.


Fumba spent a night in the cells after he was denied bail. Police also summoned two Komboni Radio disc jockeys upon receiving information that the 2 were playing the song on air. The two disc jockeys ...


There has been interference into the operations of media houses especially those in remote areas. Previously, Northern Province Minister, Freedom Sikazwe was involved in the closure of a community ...


When contacted by MISA Zambia, Police Spokesperson Charity Munganga Chanda declined to give any information as she had merely read of the summon on a named online publication and did not have details ...


Radio Phoenixis alleged to have run a phone-in programme dubbed “Pulse” alleging that the house had passed a resolution to increase emoluments.   If found guilty under the act, one is liable ...


Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation workers staged a protest against director general Richard Mwanza and management accusing them of abrogating a collective work agreement that affects ...


The Public Order Act has previously been used to stifle the right to freedom of association as it compels people organising a public meeting to notify the Police at least 7 days prior to the meeting; ...