The Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation-ZNBC says the second TV channel will become operational by the end of the year.
Acting Director General, Juliana Mwila, says the corporation has made tremendous progress in acquiring equipment for the new channel.
A few months ago, ZNBC had announced that the new channel will be operational this July.
Mrs said in Livingstone that the equipment includes cameras.
Mrs. Mwila said the focus of the new TV station will mainly be Business and Entertainment Programmes.
She also said ZNBC is determined to improve its Radio and Television reception throughout the country.