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04 September 2017

A three-day Psychosocial Support Forum organised jointly by the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat and Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative (REPSSI) kicked off at the EAC Headquarters today.

The Men tussling it out for the 10 Km race championship

04 September 2017

The 11th EAC Military Games and Cultural Event taking place in Bujumbura, Burundi, entered its 8th day on Saturday 2nd September with an athlete from Tanzania Peoples Defence Force taking the lead in the 10 Km cross-country race for men, while an athlete from the Kenya Defence Force became the ch

KDF (right) and UPDF (left) tussling it out while Tanzania is umpiringKenya Defence Force​

31 August 2017

The 11th EAC Military Games and Cultural Event taking place in Bujumbura, Burundi, entered its 5th day on Wednesday 30th August and the Burundi Defence Force (BDF) shocked Kenya Defence Force 61-46 in a classic Basketball match (men), played at Gems Field and presided over by Brigadier Kemwaga of

Edith Mwanje the permanent Secretary at the Ministry of East African Community Affairs, Republic of Uganda together with  EAC Secretary General Amb Liberat Mfumukeko and Deputy Secretary General in charge of Planning and Infrastructure, Eng.Steven Mlote in discussions

31 August 2017

The East African Community (EAC) Pre-Budget Conference for the Financial Year 2018/19 is on-going at the EAC headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania to discuss key priority areas and targets to guide the budget formulation as well as the corresponding activities for 2018/19.

30 August 2017

The East African Kiswahili Commission is set to host the 1st International Kiswahili Conference at the Golden Tulip Boutique Hotel in Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Netball (women) KDF taking on BDF

30 August 2017

The 11th EAC Military Games and Cultural Event taking place in Bujumbura, Burundi entered its fourth day with Kenya Defence Force (KDF) taking the lead in Football while Tanzania Peoples Defence Force (TPDF) leading in Netball and Basketball.

Burundi National Defence ForceBasketballers pose for a photo before taking on Uganda Peoples Defence Force Netballers at the GEMS Field in Bujumbura

28 August 2017

The Secretary General of the East African Community, Amb. Liberat Mfumukeko has commended the Defence sector in the region for its exemplary work and being a shining stay in the regional integration agenda.

H.E Nkurunziza kicks off the opening football match between Burundi National Defence Forces and Kenya Defence Forces. Kenya beat Burundi 1-0.

28 August 2017

The 11th EAC Military Games and Cultural Event 2017 kicked off at Prince Louis Rwagasore National Stadium over the weekend with an appeal by the President and Commander-in-Chief of National Defence Force of the Republic of Burundi, H.E.

27 August 2017

The 2017 Regional Youth Consultations Forum in close collaboration with Regional Economic Communities( RECs) as members of the African Governance Architecture (AGA) will be held on 28th to 30th August, 2017 at the East African Community Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

22 August 2017

The 26th Meeting of the Sectoral Council of Ministers responsible for EAC Affairs and Planning (SCMEACP) is currently underway at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

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