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Press Releases

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

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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.

Hon Valerie Nyirahabineza supported the Report of the Accounts Committee deliberated earlier today

22 November 2016

The Assembly has this afternoon urged the EAC Council of Ministers to enhance its Monitoring and Evaluation mechanism to enable full implementation of the Council decisions, the recommendations of the Assembly and those of the Audit and Risk Committee.

18 November 2016





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Hon.  Jesca Eriyo highlighting the region's Disaster Risk Reduction Initiatives

17 November 2016

The EAC Climate Change Adaptation Specialist, Mr. Dismas Mwikila has said that all the EAC Partner States have signed the Paris Agreement and that they were at different stages in the ratification processes.

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