Tanzania: TBC Tourism Channel Launch Pencilled for Next Month

15 November 2018

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Tanzania Broadcasting Corporation (TBC)'s new tourism channel, to be known as Tanzania Safari Channel, is set to be launched mid next month.

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, Prof Adolf Mkenda, told reporters in Dar es Salaam yesterday that preparations for the launch of the new channel were at an advanced stage and it would be launched on the 15th of December as planned.

"Based on where we have reached in the preparation, we can launch the new tourism channel mid December," he said after a meeting of Permanent Secretaries from ministries and heads of institutions directly involved in the preparations of the new channel.

TBC is preparing to launch the new tourism channel under the support of Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA), Tanzania National Parks Authority (TANAPA) and Tanzania Tourism Board (TTB) to boost tourism. Read the full article on Daily News here.