a. The Ministry in collaboration with various stakeholders in the Information Communications Technology (ICT) sub- sector has ensured that ICT services have continued to operate through business continuation plans.
b. The Ministry wishes to thank the sector players such as AIRTEL, ZAMTEL, IHS, etc. for the cash contributions to the Ministry of Health and encourages others to do the same as we fight COVID- 19.
c. The Ministry has also taken note of the various developments of applications on different platforms to assist in the fight against covid-19 such as the Contact Tracing Application.
d. The Ministry has also taken note of the sector players that are providing various platforms of learning materials to students to facilitate education from home.
e. The Ministry also wants to recognise the various sector players for ensuring that dissemination of information on covid- 19 continues through the various telecommunication platforms to consumers.
f. The Ministry has provided guidelines to all licensed Postal and Courier sector players in the country, to enhance safety by postal organisations and operators in the management of the COVID -19 pandemic
g. The Ministry has arranged to have ICT Taskforce Team with representatives from telecommunication ICT sector players to coordinate matters in this continued fight against covid- 19.