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Six operators fined in Tanzania for violating SIM registration rules

The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority fined 6 telecom operators for violating subscriber registration rules. The violations include operators registering SIM cards with unauthorised identity cards or without taking photos of subscribers as well as registering subscribers whose identification details could not be traced back to the database. According to TCRA, the telecoms were charged with [...]

Only 3 regions to go before Tanzania achieves complete DTT penetration

The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) announced that only three regions remain to go digital in the country. John Nkoma, director general of TCRA, confirmed that the remaining three regions would go fully digital by March 2015. The country currently has 28 television stations and 94 radio stations offering a wide range of channel choice. [...]

TCRA warns Tanzanian TV Stations on violating of broadcast regulations

The Tanzania Communication Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has issued warnings to Independent Television (ITV), Star TV and Radio Free Africa (RFA) after they were found violating the countrys broadcast regulations by airing content that could incite disruption. The TCRA Content Committee has demanded that three media houses submit their manual filtering production guidelines and warned that [...]