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Cable Television Network (CTV) Limited was initially just a Pay TV company that was first licensed by the TBC (Tanzania Broadcasting Commission) in 1994 to operate and distribute Television content on a cable system. CTV is operational in Dar as Salaam, Tanga, Morogoro, Dodoma and Mbeya with its head quarters based in Dar es Salaam. The company now has the following new Converged Licenses issued by the TCRA (Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority):
  • Content Services License
  • Application Services License
  • Network Facility License
  • Network Services License
  • Frequency User License in the 2.5 GHz Band (30 MHz)

CTV Services includes:
  • Distribution of Choice Television Programs comprising of entertainment, News and sports programs
  • Provision of Broadband Internet to businesses, corporations and home users
  • Network Capacity Leasing
  • Providing Air time slots for TV Commercials on various TV Channels
CTV has a vision to build a nationwide WiMAX system and develop a Citywide Passive Optical Network System (PONS) in Dar es Salaam and other main regions in Tanzania. CTV has local knowledge and expertise to provide Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP), Fibre- toČtheČHome (FTTH) and Fibre-to-the-Node (FTTN) for real estate developers, municipalities, public utility districts and telecommunication companies that want to improve technology infrastructures for their customers or constituents. CTV will provide design, engineering, construction management and ongoing consulting, operation and maintenance of FTTx networks. Fibre optic networks often serve as a lifeline for communities, providing better education and distance learning opportunities, improved healthcare and attractive avenues for economic development.

CTV is a leading private company with a sound Broadband and Media Infrastructure with a vision to become a "Carrier's Carrier" and usher in a digital / broadband revolution by providing services based on quality / reliability and affordability / availability in the communication and media sector. The Company was incorporated in Dar as Salaam, Tanzania under Companies Ordinance, (Cap. 212) on 16 April 1992 and commenced its Long in Dar as Salaam in 1994.
255 22 2116611 / 2116594 sales@ctv.co.tz