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08 September 2015

The 10th meeting of the East African Community Sectoral Council on Energy is underway at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

Hon. Leonce Ndarubagiye (left), Rt Hon. Daniel F. Kidega (middle) and Hon. Dora Byamukama in reflection at the start of the two day meeting on SDGs in Nairobi

07 September 2015

As the clock on the timeframe for Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) ticks away, the regional Assembly is gearing up to take a more central role in the implementation of the Post 2015 Development Agenda through the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

03 September 2015

The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC), an institution of the East African Community, ranks among the top 20 World Water Cooperation Basins, according to the Strategic Foresight Group’s Water Cooperation Quotient Index 2015.

Mr Lalani explains a point to the Secretary-General and his team

03 September 2015

The Secretary-General of the East African Community, Amb. Dr Richard Sezibera, on Thursday paid a working visit to Roofings Group Uganda at its 2nd plant located in Namanve, Uganda’s upcoming Industrial Area on the outskirts of the capital, Kampala.

02 September 2015

The Kampala Resolutions on Manufacturing

  1. The 1st Manufacturing Business Summit was held in Kampala, Uganda at Speke Resort, Munyonyo on 1-2 September 2015. The Business Summit was officially opened by Rt Hon.
Front row: (L-R) Hon. Amelia Kyambadde, Burundi Minister of Trade; Dr Mukisa Kituyi, UNCTAD Secretary General; Rt Hon. Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda; Amb. Richard Sezibera, EAC Secretary-General and Mr Dennis Karera, EABC Chair

01 September 2015

The President of the Republic of Uganda, H.E. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has said that Africa and many developing countries face the challenge of high and growing youth unemployment, which if not addressed can potentially be a source of instability as has been the case in North Africa.

East African Community Secretary-General Amb. Dr Richard Sezibera receives credentials from the South African High Commissioner to Tanzania and the East African Community, Amb. Thamsanqa Mseleku (right), at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania

31 August 2015

Strong regional economic communities (RECs) are the key to Africa’s long term goal of creating a vibrant, united and prosperous continent.

Hon. Dr Anthony Kafumbe (left) takes oath, administered by EALA Deputy Clerk, Obatre Lumumba

29 August 2015

EALA has this afternoon sworn in Hon. Dr Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe, the new Counsel to the East African Community (CTC) as an Ex-Officio Member of EALA.

The Oath of Allegiance to the House was administered by the Clerk of EALA, before the EALA Speaker, Rt Hon. Daniel F. Kidega.

Saluting for Rwanda contingent after emerging winners

27 August 2015

The Defence Forces of the EAC Partner States (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi) concluded the Ninth Edition of the East African Community Military Games and Cultural Event on Wednesday, 26 August 2015 at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala, Uganda.

Hon. Mumbi Ngaru speaks in support of the Resolution

27 August 2015

David Rudisha, the 800 metres sprint “King is Back”. Rudisha led a number of athletes, including another comeback Vivian “Pocket Rocket” Cheruiyot, in bagging medals as Kenya made news in Beijing, China this week, putting the East African nation back on the athletics world map.

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