Mr. Theophil Romward

Theophil Romward is an Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Private Law. He joined the University in 2015. Mr. Romward has a Bachelor of Laws degree (LL. B-2014) and Master of Laws degree (LL. M-2017) from University of Dar es Salaam. Mr Romward’s areas of specialisation are on Law of Regional Integration, East Africa Community Law, Labour Migration Law, Tax law and Mining Law. He also served as a member of African Mining Legislation Atlas (AMLA) Legal Research Team from 2016 to 2017.Mr. Romward may be contacted at, +255 684570707

Journal Articles

  • Reflections on “People Centered Principle” in the East African Community: The Current Legal Controversy, East African Law Review, Vol. 42, Issue 2, pp. 1-26, 2015
  • Legal Challenges on the Protection of Copyrighted Creative Works against Infringement under Cyberspace in Tanzania, Sanaa Journal of African Arts, Media and Cultures, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 1-20, 2017
  • Establishing Export Processing Zones towards Industrial and Export Oriented Economy in Tanzania: Examining the law and Practice – forthcoming

Research Experience

  • Public Perception on Delay of Criminal Cases in Tanzania, 2014
  • Export Processing Zones in Tanzania: A Critical Analysis of Law and Practice.

Seminars, Workshops and Training

  • Participating in a Conference on State Investor Relations on Oil and Gas Operations in Tanzania, University of Dar es Salaam and the University of Aberdeen, 2016
  • Participating in a Seminar on East African Community and Comparative Regional Integration Law, University of Dar es Salaam, 2016
  • Participating in African Mining Legislation Atlas (AMLA) Workshop on Mining law in Africa, Accra, Ghana, 10th – 21st December 2016
  • Participating in Experts Meeting for Drafting of African Union Mining Modal Law on Fiscal Regime, Abidjan, Ivory Coast, 2017
  • Participating in TGCL Autumn University Focusing on Civil law system and Comparative Study of European Union Law and East African Community Law, Organised by Tanzania-German Centre for Eastern African Legal Studies in Germany and Belgium