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Internet Connectivity  |  Tanzania Signs Key Internet Connection Deal With Burundi

The Tanzania Telecommunications Company Limited (TTCL), which operates the Tanzanian National ICT Broadband Backbone (NICTBB), is expanding its fibre optic connectivity to Burundi after the successful connection of some Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) member-states. The US$5.9-million connection agreement to ...
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Film Policy  |  Tanzania: Filmmakers Concerned New Law Might Destroy Foreign Film Business

Tanzania has passed a bill that orders film companies to share their raw footage with the government and also allow it to promote Tanzania on the video. Although the president hasn’t signed it into law yet, already the country’s opposition ...
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Tanzania Telecommunication Corporation Requests $77Billion From Government

The State-owned Tanzania Telecommunication Corporation (TTCL) has declared that it needs a $77billion capital injection from the Tanzanian Government to fund its plans to compete with its market rivals, including the dominant operator in the country, Vodacom Tanzania. According to ...

Tanzania: Millicom Earmarks Full Ownership Of Zantel

The international telecommunications company Millicom, operating through its Tigo brand, wants to secure full ownership of the Zanzibar Telecom (Zantel) by raising its current stake in the operator from 85% to 100%. In an effort to achieve this, Millicom is ...

Tanzania Sanctions Five TV Stations For "Offensive And Unethical” Broadcasts

Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA)  has issued fines for some broadcasting organisations in the country for what it called "offensive and unethical broadcasts. The affected stations are Star TV, Azam Two, East Africa TV, Channel 10 and ITV. The total ...