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Africa Media Group Limited

Established in October 1999, Africa Media Group Limited (AMGL), is a joint venture between DTV and Coastal Television Network (CTN) . The latter was the first channel registered with the Tanzania Broadcasting Commission on February 14th in 1994.

AMGL operates four TV channels: Channel Ten, DTV, CTN and C2C; and also runs two radio stations: Magic FM and Classic FM.

Ownership information about AMGL is hard to obtain: it is not registered as Internet Content Provider at the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority. The company has an incorporation number (40145). Its company profile was requested via custom search at the Business Registration and Licensing Agency, however, feedback is still pending.

Key facts

Business Form


Legal Form

Limited Liability Company

Business Sectors

Africa Media Group Limited is registerd at TCRA as a televesion broadcaster.


Abji Shabbir Shamshudin

is according to the company profile an industrialist, Tanzanian, Date of Birth 15.01.1959. He keeps a low profile.

Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other TV Outlets

Channel Ten

Other Radio Outlets

Magic FM

Other Online Outlets


Media Business

Radio Broadcasting

Africa Media Groupe Limited

Television Broadcasting

Africa Media Groupe Limited

General Information

Founding Year

Missing Data. African Media Group Ltd. was established in 1999


Founders and Directors until 2017: #
Mr. Ramesh Patel - Tanzanian, Businessman #
Mr. Mehmood Mawji - Tanzanian, Businessman #
Mr. Shabir Akber Dewji - Tanzanian, Businessman #
Mr. Francesco Saverio Tramontano - Italian, Businessman #
Mr. Girisj Tribhovandas Chande - Tanzanian, Businessman #


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Channel Ten Television;

P.O. Bo 19045, Dar-Es-Salaam;

Tel.: +255222116341/6

Fax: +255222113112;


Tax/ ID Number

BRELA Incorporation N°40145

Financial Information

Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Executive Board

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Non-Executive Board

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Further Information

Data Publicly Available

ownership data is easily available from other sources, e. g. public registries etc.

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Meta Data

Company profile available at BRELA. Registered at TCRA. No return of questionnaire.

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