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Cable Television Network (CTV) Ltd was incorporated in Dar as Salaam, Tanzania under the Companies Ordinance (Cap. 212), on 16 April 1992. The company's principal office is located at the Harbor View Towers (Office No. 228) on Samora Avenue and the Transmission Headend / NOC is located at the Indira Gandhi Street, City Centre Dar es Salaam. All operations, from administration to customer services take place at Harbor View Towers location, whilst the program transmission, staff training, research and development is done from the offices located at the Indira Gandhi street.

The business model of the Company was to initially focus on subscription based Pay-TV service to a small community in Dar es Salaam. Being the pioneer in this business and in the absence of other cable operator CTV has been enjoying high demand for its services and it soon started expanding coverage to other geographical locations in Dar es Salaam. Being the first subscription based TV Company in Tanzania, CTV has gained major market share since it obtained its Subscription Television Broadcasting License from the Tanzania Broadcasting Commission in 1994.

Having the largest number of subscribers among other cable based subscription television companies in Tanzania. CTV has now emerged into one of the top, with the following five branches in the main land Tanzania:
  • 1994 - Dar es Salaam (Head Office) - 1994
  • 1998 - Tanga
  • 1999 - Morogoro
  • 2001 - Dodoma
  • 2002 - Mbeya
CTV is a company driven to provide customers with a complete solution to their entire current and future Television, Broadband Internet, Cable Telephony, IP Telephony and private network needs. The company's customer base includes consumers with high and medium incomes and all small to medium-sized businesses, including start-ups and home users.

CTV benefits from several strategic alliances by receiving very competitive pricing on most services, allowing the company to offer competitive pricing on its services to customers. From our past performance in the Cable TV industry and according to some ISP's currently operating in Dar es Salaam, the consumer Internet and Cable TV market is poised to expand exponentially.
255 22 2116611 / 2116594 sales@ctv.co.tz