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The new Chairman of the EAC Council of Ministers, Hon. Dr. Ali Kirunda Kivenjija, Uganda's Second Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of East African Affairs, receives Treaty of EAC from the outgoing Chair, Amb. Augustine Mahiga Tanzania's Minister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa, Regional and International Cooperation as the symbol of exchange chairmanship

05 April 2017

The Republic of Uganda has officially taken over from the United Republic of Tanzania as the new Chairperson of East African Community.

Rt Hon. Daniel F. Kidega, Speaker of EALA addresses the IPU Assembly

03 April 2017

EALA Speaker, Rt Hon. Daniel Fred Kidega is calling on global Parliamentarians to pay more attention in ensuring promotion of economic stimulus programmes that address social challenges and support local value chains in a bid to narrow the widening poverty gaps and redress inequalities.

03 April 2017

Climate change, globalization, increased human-animal interactions, anti-microbial resistance and gaps in national healthcare systems are the most likely factors to increase the outbreak of epidemics in East Africa.

President Pierre Nkurunziza addressing delegates at the official opening of the 6th EAC Health and Scientific Conference in Bujumbura

01 April 2017

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza has called for close collaboration between medical practitioners and the clergy in the delivery of healthcare.

Group photo; Regional Steering Committee Members of the 2nd EABMS with Minister of Trade, Industry and East Africa Community Affairs in Rwanda, Hon. Francois Kanimba and EAC Deputy Secretary General in charge of Productive and Social Sectors  Hon. Christophe Bazivamo

01 April 2017

Preparations are in high gear for the 2nd East African Manufacturing Business Summit and Exhibition (EAMBS) to be held in Kigali, Rwanda from 23rd to 25th May 2017.

Mr. Nestor Kayobera representing the 1st Respondent (Burundi) one of the Respondents and other Lawyers for the other Partner States, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania and Dr.Anthony Kafumbe CTC representing the Secretary General

31 March 2017

The First Instance Division today as it concluded its sessions, dismissed a case filed by Mr.

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza and EAC Secretary General Amb. Liberat Mfumukeko in a group photo with other leaders after the President officially opened the 6th EAC Health and Scientific Conference

29 March 2017

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has urged researchers from the six East African Community Partner States to set aside the tendency to compete amongst themselves and instead embrace a culture of cooperation in their work.

President Salva Kiir (centre) in meeting with EALA Speaker, Rt Hon Daniel F. Kidega (second from left).  Looking on right is the Speaker of the Transitional National Assembly of South Sudan, Rt Hon Anthony Lino Makana (2nd right), Amb Bol Wek Agoth, State Chief of Protocol, Republic of South Sudan and the EALA Senior Public Relations Officer, Bobi Odiko (left)

24 March 2017

President of the Republic of South Sudan, His Excellency General Salva Kiir Mayardit late last week held cordial discussions with the EALA Speaker, Rt Hon. Daniel F. Kidega in State House, Juba.

24 March 2017

The 35th meeting of the East African Community Council of Ministers is set to take place from 30th March to 4th April 2017 at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

EAC Secretary General Amb. Liberat Mfumukeko (front row, third left) in a group photo with World Bank official Ahmadou Moustapha Ndiaye (second left) with other EAC and Bank officials outside the EAC Headquarters in Arusha. On the extreme left, front row is Dr. Enos Bukuku, the EAC Deputy Secretary General in charge of Planning and Infrastructure.

24 March 2017

The World Bank has hailed the East African Community for the steady progress it has made towards the creation of the Common Market.

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