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President Kagame, New EAC Secretary General Discuss Regional Issues

President Kagame, New EAC Secretary General Discuss Regional Issues

President Paul Kagame on Thursday received Dr. Peter Mathuki, the new Secretary General of the East African Community (EAC) at Village Urugwiro, to discuss matters of the regional importance as…

EAC’s New Members: DRC under Review, Somalia Review Soon

EAC’s New Members: DRC under Review, Somalia Review Soon

The 21 Ordinary Session of the East African Community General Assembly has noted the progress in addmission of new member states’ application including Democratic Republic of Congo(DRC) and…

Peter Mathuki Takes over from Burundian Mfumukeko As EAC Secretary General

Peter Mathuki Takes over from Burundian Mfumukeko As EAC Secretary General

Politician and legislator Dr. Peter Mathuki from the Republic of Kenya has taken over as Secretary-General of the East African Community(EAC). Mathuki was appointed at the 21st ordinary…

TradeMark East Africa, WFP Partner in COVID-19 Safe Border Trade in Rwanda

TradeMark East Africa, WFP Partner in COVID-19 Safe Border Trade in Rwanda

TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) has donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) that will be used by frontline workers to improve safety against the New Coronavirus for border staff and persons crossing…

EALA Approves $104m EAC Budget of For Financial Year 2020/21

EALA Approves $104m EAC Budget of For Financial Year 2020/21

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) yesterday approved the East African Community (EAC) budget estimates for the financial year 2020/21, amounting to $ 104,063,020. The 2020/2021 financial…

President Kagame Joins Continent to Mourn Former Tanzanian President Mkapa

President Kagame Joins Continent to Mourn Former Tanzanian President Mkapa

President Paul Kagame has sent a message of condolence to his Tanzanian counterpart John Pombe Magufuli, following the passing of former Tanzanian President Benjamin Mkapa on Thursday at the age…

Prof. Nshuti Manasseh Sworn-in By Regional Assembly   

Prof. Nshuti Manasseh Sworn-in By Regional Assembly  

The Minister of State in charge of the East African Community in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Prof. Nshuti Manasseh on Tuesday took an oath of allegiance…

COVID-19: Rwanda Installs Testing Facilities at Border Points

COVID-19: Rwanda Installs Testing Facilities at Border Points

Rwanda has put in place all the necessary facilities and means to do cross-border testing for New Coronavirus cases especially among transporters of goods and cargo as part of…

No Cause for Alarm – EALA Speaker Ngoga On His Absence

No Cause for Alarm – EALA Speaker Ngoga On His Absence

The Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) Martin Ngoga says his absence from the regional legislative body sessions and the subsequent election of a Burundian legislator to temporarily…

EAC Is Functional Despite Challenges – Nduhungirehe

EAC Is Functional Despite Challenges – Nduhungirehe

Despite tensions in the region and postponement of Heads of State Summit for the second time, the East African Community (EAC) remains functional, according to Minister of State for Foreign…

EAC HoS Summit Pushed to Next Year

EAC HoS Summit Pushed to Next Year

The 21st Extraordinary Summit of the East African Community [EAC) Heads of State which was supposed to take place on November 30 has been postponed to a later date in…

Kagame Calls for Deeper Solidality as He Takes Over EAC Chairmanship

Kagame Calls for Deeper Solidality as He Takes Over EAC Chairmanship

President Paul Kagame has told fellow Heads of State of the East African Community that nothing should hold back the regional block, regardless of challenges faced. At the 2th ordinary…