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01 December 2016

A two-day regional consultative workshop aimed at developing a training curriculum for One Stop Border Posts (OSBPs) operations in the East African Community is currently ongoing in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

( L-R) EAC Director of Productive, Mr. Jean Baptiste Havugimana, Mr. Kuniaki Amatsu, Deputy Head of JICA, United Republic of Tanzania and Deputy Secretary General in charge of Productive and Social Sector

01 December 2016

The East African Community Deputy Secretary General in charge of Productive and Social Sector, Hon Christophe Bazivamo, has called for fast-tracking of the study on automotive industry in EAC region and have in place the final study report with policy recommendations possibly before the expected

THE PROCESSION: The Speaker of Senate, Rt Hon Ekwee Ethuro (centre), Speaker of EALA, Rt Hon Daniel F. Kidega led to the Chamber by the Serjeant-at-Arms, Ezekiel Migosi

30 November 2016

President Uhuru Kenyatta is challenging the East African Legislative Assembly to concert its efforts in ensuring the integration process is not only on course, but geared towards meeting the aspirations and high expectations of the people.

29 November 2016

The EAC Regional Forensic Referral Centre (RFRC) located in Kampala, Uganda is set to receive a state-of-the-art Digital Ballistics Identification System (DBIS) compatible with the INTERPOL Integrated Ballistics Identification Network in the course of December 2016.

29 November 2016

The Secretary General of the East African Community, Amb.

26 November 2016

The 6th Africa Regional Platform (AfRP) on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) concluded over the weekend in Mauritius. It was organized by the African Union and United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction and co-hosted by the SADC and the Government of Mauritius.

Hon Abdullah Mwinyi addresses the House

25 November 2016

The Assembly is recommending that Sensitisation and awareness on the integration process be institutionalised as a continuous activity on its agenda. This is in addition to a raft of resolutions it adopted late yesterday as it debated a key Report on Sensitisation.

Hon Peter Mathuki, Chair of the Committee on Legal Rules and Privileges presents the Report to an attentive House as Senior Clerk Assistant, Alfred Tugume and Speaker, Rt Hon Daniel F. Kidega pays attention

23 November 2016

Regional legislators now want Partner States to speedily undertake harmonization and approximation of laws in line with those of the Community saying that delays affect the speed with which the Community is moving.

The Secretary General of the East African Community, Amb. Liberat Mfumukeko has a chat with His Excellency Egon Kochanke, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United Republic of Tanzania and Accredited to the EAC

23 November 2016

The Federal Republic of Germany,  KfW Development Bank  and the East African Community (EAC) today signed Financing Agreement of 40 million euros in total, to support regional immunization programme and establishment and operations of the Regional Laboratory Network for Communicable Diseases.

Hon Shyrose Bhanji seconded the Resolution condoling with the United Republic of Tanzania following the passing on of Hon Samuel Sitta, former Ex-Officio Member of the EALA

23 November 2016

The Assembly late yesterday mourned the fallen former Minister for East African Co-operation in the United Republic of Tanzania, the late Hon Samuel J. Sitta.

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