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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…

Kagame to Take over EAC Chairmanship Today

Kagame to Take over EAC Chairmanship Today

President Paul Kagame has arrived in Arusha Tanzania, to attend the 20th Ordinary Summit of the East African Community (EAC) Heads of State. The President is expected to take over…

EAC Youth Task Governments to Take SDGs to Rural Citizens

EAC Youth Task Governments to Take SDGs to Rural Citizens

The United Nations is doing less to disseminate the recently launched Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), youth leaders in East African Community say. By 2030, African countries have to work towards…

EAC Youth Leaders Want More Power to Foster Integration

EAC Youth Leaders Want More Power to Foster Integration

Hundreds of youth from across the East African Community (EAC) member states have appealed to governments to give them more powers to have a say in pushing for the regional…

Rwanda Sends 150 Personnel for EAC Military Exercise

Rwanda Sends 150 Personnel for EAC Military Exercise

Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) announced on Tuesday that 150 of its officers and others from Rwanda National Police and civilians will tomorrow, October 31, depart for Tanzania to participate in…

EAC Leaders Agree on Common Satellite Project

EAC Leaders Agree on Common Satellite Project

East African Heads of State attending the ongoing 14th Northern Corridor Infrastructure Projects (NCIP) have agreed to launch a common Satellite that will serve the region. According to Richard Kabonero…