The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) has refuted allegations by the UPND that it will shut down mobile phones services during the counting of votes for the August 11th elections.
ZICTA Spokesperson Ngabo Nankonde said ZICTA has no access to communication networks and has no plans of jamming phone services during the counting of votes.
“It is not possible. We don’t have any access to any communication network as ZICTA so we can’t even do that,” Ms Nankonde said.
UPND Spokesman Charles Kakoma revealed that the opposition party will deploy a vigorous Parallel Voter Tabulation System (PVT) aimed at protecting the votes because it allegedly has information that the PF government