Radio Tumaini Profile

Radio Tumaini is a non-profit community radio station run by the Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Radio Tumaini was the first private radio station in Tanzania which started broadcasting in 1994, under Fr. Jean-Francois Galtier, who first conceived the idea of starting the radio, and became the first Director of the Station.

The station is located at St Joseph’s Cathedral at the junction of Sokoine Drive and Mansfield Street, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Radio Tumaini broadcasts cover five regions, namely Dar es Salaam, Pwani, Morogoro and Tanga. It is on-air for 24 hours daily. It broadcasts a variety of programmes ranging from religious programmes to News Bulletins, social and educational programmes, programmes on culture, politics and entertainment.

The audience is the whole Tanzanian community regardless of ethnic, racial and religious backgrounds.

Radio-TV Tumaini
P. O. Box 9916
Dar es Salaam

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Telephone numbers for programmes:

  • Land line: 022 – 211 72 15
  • Mobile: 0754 000 695
  • Mobile for sms: 0776 751 929
Tumaini Media

Radio-TV Tumaini, also trading as Tumaini Media, is legally registered in Tanzania under the Business Registration and Licensing Agency (Brela), No 116952. It is a registered Tax payer with TIN 100-251-094 and VRN 10-012753-P. Tumaini Media runs radio and TV stations, and a newspaper namely Radio Tumaini, Tumaini Television and Tumaini Letu, respectively. Tumaini Media seeks to serve the Tanzania community regardless of their colour. race. religion and tribe.

  Jesus is the Patron of our Station

We Now Covering 7 Regions

Coverage has been expanded to include seven out of 21 regions of Tanzania, thus: Tanga, Pwani, Morogoro, Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam and some areas of Dodoma, Kilimanjaro, Iringa and Mbeya Regions.