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Michuzi Media Group Co. Limited

Michuzi Media Group Co. Limited

Michuzi Media Group Company Limited is amongst the first Tanzanian online platform/Blog which deals with current news dissemination to Tanzania and abroad. It uses Kiswahili and mostly covering news stories from politician, government and society in general. It was launched in 2005.

According to the Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (2018), Michuzi Blog is a family ownership property whereby, Muhidin Issa Michuzi holds 50% of the shares, Ahmad Issa Michuzi 10%, Othman Adam Michuzi 10 %,and Christopher Mtakyawa Makwaia having 15 Shares. It is not indicated who holds the remaining 15% shares.

Photo journalist Muhidin Issa Michuzi founded the company with his brothers Ahmad and Othman and acts as Chairman and CEO, according to his Facebook profile. There a almost no information about Christopher Mtakyawa MakwaiaThe shareholders also operate as directors according to the BRELA company profile.

The company registered office is at Namanga along Alli Hassan Mwinyi Road, Plot no. 14/13 Kinondoni, Dar es Salaam. According to BRELA (2018), the company’s annual return has not been filed for consecutive five years from 2013 to date.

Key facts

Business Form

Private

Legal Form

Limited Liability Company

Business Sectors

Michuzi Media Group Co. Limited is registerd at The United Republic of Tanzania Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA) to operate in online media. As Michuzi Media Group the company is registered as an Online Content Service at TCRA.

Ownership

Individual Owner

The Michuzi Family

Muhidin Issa Michuzi - is a Tanzanian photojournalist. He is well known for setting up Michuzi Blog in the 2000’s, one of Tanzania’s first relevant blogs. He was employed as a stringer for three years at Daily News, before being employed formally on 1 January, 1990.

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Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other Online Outlets

issamichuzi.blogspot.com

Facts

Media Business

Online Content Provider / Plattform

Michuzi Media Group Co. Limited

Business

only media business

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General Information

Founder

Muhidin Issa Michuzi - holds a half of the company’s shares and acts as Chairman and CEO. He is a Tanzanian photojournalist. He is well known for setting up Michuzi Blog in the 2000’s, one of Tanzania’s first relevant blogs.

Employees

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Contact

Michuzi Media Group Co. Limited

P. O. Box 933

DAR ES SALAAM

issamichuzi@gmail.com

Tel: +255717618997

Tax/ ID Number

BRELA Incorporation N°90165

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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Management

Executive Board

Muhidin Issa Michuzi

Director

Non-Executive Board

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Supervisory Board

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Other Influential People

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Further Information

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    Media Council of Tanzania
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  • Funded by
    BMZ