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President Kagame Speaks Out On Regional Handling of COVID-19

President Kagame Speaks Out On Regional Handling of COVID-19

 President Paul Kagame has spoken out on challenges affecting joint management of the New Coronavirus outbreak in the East African Community (EAC), pointing out that countries have not acted in…

Progress Registered On Rwanda Containers in Kenya, Tanzania- PSF CEO

Progress Registered On Rwanda Containers in Kenya, Tanzania- PSF CEO

Rwanda Private Sector Federation (PSF) has revealed that the process of solving the issues of clearing hundreds of Kigali-bound containers held at Mombasa and Dar-es-salaam is currently…

Tanzania to Decide On Held Rwandan Goods 

Tanzania to Decide On Held Rwandan Goods 

Rwanda will have to wait until next week to get a final decision about its 2000 Kigali-bound containers held in Tanzania. Last week, KTPress reported that over 2000 containers…

Uganda Dragged To Regional Court for Blocking Rwanda-trained Lawyers

Uganda Dragged To Regional Court for Blocking Rwanda-trained Lawyers

Uganda has been dragged to the East African Court of Justice (EAC) by a regional body for blocking Lawyers trained in Rwanda from practicing in the East African country, despite…

2000 Containers of Rwandan Traders Held at Mombasa, Dar-es-Salam Ports over Fines

2000 Containers of Rwandan Traders Held at Mombasa, Dar-es-Salam Ports over Fines

Rwanda private sector federation has decried reasons behind Kenya and Tanzania’s intention to slap a heavy fine on Rwanda-bound containers which are currently lying at the Mombasa and…

Rwanda, Burundi and DRC Sign Deal to Kick Off Construction of Joint $700M Power Project

Rwanda, Burundi and DRC Sign Deal to Kick Off Construction of Joint $700M Power Project

The governments of Rwanda, Burundi and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have signed a tripartite deal that marks official launch of construction works for a $700 million joint Hydropower project…

Rwanda, Uganda and Other EAC Armed Forces in Joint Healthcare Exercise

Rwanda, Uganda and Other EAC Armed Forces in Joint Healthcare Exercise

Military officers from Uganda, Rwanda and other East African Community member states of Kenya, South Sudan and Tanzania have kicked off a week-long ‘EAC Armed Forces medical outreach’ in…

EAC Countries Lacking Common Ground to Combat the Deadly Malaria

EAC Countries Lacking Common Ground to Combat the Deadly Malaria

East African Community (EAC) member states are set to come up with a new malaria prevention plan which has identified a need to control all cross border movements especially from…

East African Community is in Good Health – Kagame

East African Community is in Good Health – Kagame

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has said that the East African Community (EAC) which he currently chairs ‘is in good health’ despite ongoing sour relations between Rwanda, Uganda and Burundi…

We Urgently Need to Get Our House in Order – Kagame to EAC Officials

We Urgently Need to Get Our House in Order – Kagame to EAC Officials

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame today opened the second Strategic Retreat of the Council of Ministers and Heads of Organs and Institutions of the East African Community (EAC), with a…

EAC Military Intelligence Summit Kicks-off In Kigali

EAC Military Intelligence Summit Kicks-off In Kigali

A two-day conference of chiefs and directors of military intelligence has kicked-off in Rwanda’s capital Kigali, with a call for intelligence community to work together to…

Burundi MPs face Disciplinary Action for Skipping EALA in Rwanda

Burundi MPs face Disciplinary Action for Skipping EALA in Rwanda

Five members of the East African Legislative Assembly from Burundi will on Monday afternoon be required by the Speaker of the regional parliament to explain why they missed a crucial…