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From L-R; Chairman of the EAC Council of Ministers and Uganda's Second Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of East African Affairs, Hon. Dr. Ali Kirunda Kivenjija, Counsel to the Community, Dr. Anthony Kafumbe, outgoing Chair and Tanzania's Minister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa, Regional and International Cooperation, Amb. Augustine Mahiga and EAC Secretary General, Amb Liberat Mfumukeko in discussion on the proceedings of the meeting

07 April 2017

The East African Community Council of Ministers has appointed 31 East Africans to various positions at the EAC Secretariat.

Immigration officers from Partner States display the New EA e-Passports during the 16th Ordinary Summit of EAC Heads of State

07 April 2017

The 35th EAC Council of Minister’s meeting has directed Partner States to commence issuance the New EA e-Passport by 31st January 2018, after the consideration of the different status of preparedness by the Partner States during their recent meeting in Arusha.

06 April 2017

The 35th Meeting of the EAC Council of Ministers that concluded on 4th April 2017 appointed the following successful candidates for the various positions at the EAC Secretariat and the East African Court of Justice (EACJ) with effect from 4th April, 2017 (EAC/CM 35/Decision 118

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.

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