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Dar es Salaam Regional Commossioner Said Meck Sadik, who represented President John Pombe Magufuli at the official opening of the 16th EAC Jua Kali Exhibition, admires Ugandan products. He was received at the Ugandan stand by Dorothy S. Hyuha, Uganda’s High Commissioner to Tanzania

03 December 2015

The 16th edition of the annual EAC Jua Kali/Nguvu Kazi Exhibition was officially opened on Wednesday, 2nd December by the Regional Commissioner for Dar es Salaam, Mr Said Meck Sadiki, on behalf of H.E. President John Pombe Magufuli, at the Mnazi Mmoja Grounds in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Hon. Jeremie Ngendakumana presents the Report of the Accounts Committee to the House

03 December 2015

EALA has today debated and adopted the Report of the Committee on the Audited Accounts of the EAC for the Year ended 30th June 2014.

EAC Director for Infrastructure, Mr Philip Wambugu (centre) responds to a question from a member of the German delegation. With him are Mr George Schmidt of the German Foreign Office (left) and Mr Gunter Nooke, the Africa Representative of the German Chancellor

03 December 2015

The Federal Republic of Germany has hailed the commitment of the five East African Community (EAC) Partner States to the EAC integration process.

Hon. Margaret Nantongo Zziwa on the floor of the House flanked by Hon. Mumbi Ngaru (left) and Hon. Susan Nakawuki

03 December 2015

The Assembly has granted leave to two Members to introduce Private Members’ Bills pursuant to article 59(1) of the Treaty and Rule 64 of the Rules of Procedure.

02 December 2015

EALA marked EAC Day (30th November 2015) by visiting and holding talks with different Private Sector stakeholders in Kigali.

02 December 2015

As the 14th Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations Tournament begins to wind down in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Parliaments in the region are to put aside their debating skills on the floor of the respective Houses, swapping such with sporting skills as the 6th Inter-Parliamentary

Musician Boniface Melodie works up the crowd at the tree planting initiative in Gatsibo district over the weekend

01 December 2015

EALA over the weekend participated in Umuganda (Community social work) in Kizinguro, Gatsibo District in Rwanda using the occasion to join citizens in tree planting.

The Secretary-General, Amb. Richard Sezibera (left) and the Minister for EAC Affairs, Rwanda, Hon. Valentine Rugwabiza in discussions at the Plenary sitting yesterday

27 November 2015

EALA has passed the EAC Forests Management and Protection Bill 2015 in effect putting in place a regional framework to conserve the environment.

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