CHAPTER 229
NEWSPAPERS ACT

[SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION]

INDEX TO SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION

   NOTICES

      The Registration of Newspapers

      The Appointment of Deputy Registrar of Newspapers

   OMITTED NOTICES

   ORDERS

      The Importation of Publications (Prohibition) Order

   REGULATIONS

      The Newspapers Regulations

      The Procedure for Trial of Cases of Defamation Regulations

NOTICES

THE REGISTRATION OF NEWSPAPERS

(Regulation 11(2))

G.Ns. Nos.
60 of 1978
61 of 1978
65 of 1978
66 of 1978
152 of 1978
179 of 1978
89 of 1979
30 of 1980
173 of 1980

The under-mentioned Newspapers have been registered under the Newspapers Act * with effect from the seventh March, 1978–

1.

Daily News,
P.O. Box 9033,
Dar es Salaam.

2.

Sunday News,
P.O. Box 9033,
Dar es Salaam.

3.

Sportscene,
P.O. Box 9033,
Dar es Salaam.

4.

Uhuru,
P.O. Box 9221,
Dar es Salaam.

5.

Mzalendo,
P.O. Box 9221,
Dar es Salaam.

6.

Uzazi Bora,
P.O. Box 1372,
Dar es Salaam.

7.

Elimu Haina Mwisho,
P.O. Box 1986,
Dar es Salaam.

8.

Benki ya Taifa,
P.O. Box 1163,
Dar es Salaam.

9.

Kilombero News Bulletin,
P.O. Box 50,
Kidatu.

10.

Kiongozi,
P.O. Box 9400,
Dar es Salaam.

11.

The Light,
P.O. Box 20033,
Dar es Salaam.

12.

Sauti ya Bilal,
P.O. Box 20033,
Dar es Salaam.

13.

Habari za Posta,
P.O. Box 9070,
Dar es Salaam.

14.

Umoja,
P.O. Box 195,
Moshi.

15.

Habari Maalum ya Uzima Tele,
P.O. Box 222,
Tabora.

16.

Lengo,
P.O. Box 9290,
Dar es Salaam.

17.

Fahari ya Afrika Mashariki,
P.O. Box 2158,
Dar es Salaam.

18.

Lishe,
P.O. Box 977,
Dar es Salaam.

19.

Mlezi,
P.O. Box 41,
Peramiho.

20.

Mwenge,
P.O. Box 41,
Peramiho.

21.

Rumuli,
P.O. Private Bag,
Bukoba.

22.

Habari za Reli,
P.O. Box 468,
Dar es Salaam.

23.

Mapinduzi ya Kijamaa,
Regional C.C.M. Office,
P.O. Box 2070,
Tanga.

24.

Mfanyakazi,
Juwata Head Office,
P.O. Box 15359,
Dar es Salaam.

25.

Nuru,
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania,
Pare Diocese,
P.O. Box 22,
Same,
Pare.

26.

Kilimanjaro Leo,
P.O. Box 541,
Moshi.

29th May, 1978

27.

Pwani na Bara,
P.O. Box 837,
Dar es Salaam.

29th May, 1978

28.

Ujamaa Leo,
P.O. Box 980,
Dodoma.

29th May, 1978

29.

Urusi Leo,
P.O. Box 2271,
Dar es Salaam.

10th June, 1978

30.

Habari za Mwadui,
P.O. Mwadui,
Mwadui.

26th June, 1978

31.

Rasilimali,
(Tanzania Investment Outlook Journal),
P.O. Box 9373,
Dar es Salaam.

26th June, 1978

32.

The Weekend,
P.O. Box 1389,
Dar es Salaam.

29th June, 1978

33.

Sikiliza,
P.O. Box 1233,
Arusha.

22nd July, 1978

34.

Ija Webonere,
P.O. Box 277,
Bukoba.

25th July, 1978

35.

Habari za Kibahai,
P.O. Box 585,
Dar es Salaam.

15th August, 1978

36.

New Outlook,
P.O. Box 165,
Dar es Salaam.

30th August, 1978

37.

Image Magazine,
P.O. Box 5243,
Dar es Salaam.

8th August, 1978

38.

Trade and Industry in East and Central Africa,
P.O. Box 20775,
Dar es Salaam.

26th September, 1978

39.

Habari za Benki,
P.O. Box 1255,
Dar es Salaam.

29th September, 1978

40.

Sauti ya Magereza,
P.O. Box 9190,
Dar es Salaam -

21st October, 1978

41.

Chereko,
P.O. Box 55120,
Dar es Salaam.

21st October, 1978

42.

Pamba Yetu,
P.O. Box 9161,
Dar es Salaam.

11th May, 1979

43.

Washirika (UCS) News,
P.O. Box 2567,
Dar es Salaam.

15th May, 1979

44.

The Winnower
P.O. Box 45903,
Dar es Salaam.

29th May, 1979

45.

Tamasha,
P.O. Box 3361,
Dar es Salaam.

1st June, 1979

46.

Ulatati,
P.O. Box 45544,
Dar es Salaam.

26th June, 1979

47.

Bantu Film,
P.O. Box 6640,
Dar es Salaam.

6th March, 1980

48.

Mcheshi,
P.O. Box 20124,
Dar es Salaam.

6th March, 1980

49.

Announcer,
P.O. Box 9524,
Dar es Salaam.

6th March, 1980

50.

Viva Africa,
P.O. Box 1959,
Dar es Salaam.

6th March, 1980

51.

Juhudi,
P.O. Box 250,
Mbeya.

6th March, 1980

52.

Bingwa Africa,
P.O. Box 5971,
Dar es Salaam.

22nd April, 1980

THE APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY REGISTRAR OF NEWSPAPERS

(Section 3)

G.N. No. 11 of 1980

   1. This Notice may be cited as the Appointment of Deputy Registrar of Newspapers Notice.

   2. The Director of Information Services Division shall be the Deputy Registrar of Newspapers.

OMITTED NOTICES

   The following Notice is hereby omitted:

G.N. No. 8 of 1993   The Newspapers (Prohibition of Publication (Cheka and Michapo)) Notice.

ORDERS

THE IMPORTATION OF PUBLICATIONS (PROHIBITION) ORDER

(Section 27(1))

G.Ns. Nos.
48 of 1966
36 of 1971
285 of 1974
105 of 1976
92 of 1989

   1. This Order may be cited as the Importation of Publications (Prohibition) Order.

   2. The publications set out in the Schedule hereto are hereby prohibited–

SCHEDULE

Brown Book (War and Nazi Criminals in West Germany).

Satanic Verses.

Coup D'état: A practical handbook by Edward Luttwak.

Drum.

Jando na Unyago.

Ujana.

Mtu Mzima.

My Dear Bottle.

After 4.30.

Unfit for Human Consumption.

Troubles. One by one.

Son of Woman.

Tail in the Mouth.

The Flesh.

The Common Man.

REGULATIONS

THE NEWSPAPERS REGULATIONS

(Section 53)

G.N. No. 166 of 1977

1.   Citation

   These Regulations may be cited as the Newspapers Regulations.

2.   Application and exclusion

   These Regulations shall apply to every newspaper other than a newspaper in relation to which any notice under section 5(4) of the Act is in force.

3.   Interpretation

   In these Regulations, "Act" means the Newspapers Act *.

4.   Registration

   Every newspaper shall be registered in accordance with these Regulations.

5.   Particulars to be furnished to the Registrar

   (1) In order to effect registration, one of the persons specified in regulation 6 shall furnish, to the Registrar the particulars specified in Form N.A. 1 and N.A. 2 which are set out in the Schedule to these Regulations, and shall also furnish such other particulars (including specimen signatures) of the proprietor, printer, publisher or editor of any newspaper as the Registrar shall in his absolute discretion require, and shall certify the correctness of such particulars and of his own description.

   (2) If there is an office of an Assistant Registrar in the district in which the head office of the newspaper is situated, the particulars required under subparagraph (1) shall be furnished to that office.

6.   Particulars to be furnished by proprietor etc.

   The particulars specified in Form N.A. 1 and the answer to the questionnaire set out in Form N.A. 2 shall be furnished and certified by the proprietor, printer, publisher or editor of the newspaper.

7.   Proprietor, etc., to furnish substituted particulars when a change occurs

   If any change occurs or if any inaccuracy is discovered in any of the specified particulars, the persons named in Regulation 6 shall, within seven days furnish substituted particulars to the Registrar and shall certify the correctness of such substituted particulars and of their description.

8.   Particulars to be furnished by Director etc., in the case of a company or firm

   If the particulars are furnished by a Company the certificate shall be given by a director, manager or secretary of the company, and if the particulars are furnished by a firm the certificate shall be given by a partner of the firm.

9.   Application to be accompanied by copy of the affidavit etc.

   (1) Every application for registration shall be accompanied by a copy of the affidavit which is required under section 6 of the Act and a copy of the Bond in the case of a publisher, who under section 13 of the Act is required to execute and register a bond.

   (2) The affidavit and the bond shall be signed by a proprietor, printer or publisher of the newspaper.

    (3) The form of the affidavit and of the bond shall be as set out on Forms N.A. 3 and N.A. 4 respectively.

10.   Registration of newspaper

   (1) On receipt of the particulars referred to under regulation 5 and upon the applicant fulfilling any other conditions which under these Regulations are required to be fulfilled including the payment of any fees, the Registrar shall, without prejudice to the provisions of regulation 12 register the newspaper.

   (2) Upon the registration of a newspaper, the Registrar shall issue to the applicant a certificate of registration which shall be in the form of Form N.A. 5 which is set out in the Schedule to these Regulations.

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