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    Germany supports vaccination in EAC

Germany supports vaccination in EAC

Germany has signed an intergovernmental agreement with the East African Community (EAC) to support vaccinations in the region. According to the agreement, Germany will contribute €20 million to support an immunisation programme that will be implemented in collaboration with the GAVI Alliance. The EAC secretary general, Richard Sezibera, signed the agreement on [...]

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EAC: Single Customs territory on Northern Corridor in the pipeline

The time taken to transport goods through the Central Corridor, connecting Kigali to Dar port in Tanzanian, will soon reduce as efforts are underway to establish a single customs territory serving the route. Currently it takes four days for a cargo truck to reach Kigali from Dar es Salaam. With the [...]

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    Uganda’s policy on EAC integration ready

Uganda’s policy on EAC integration ready

Uganda has crafted a national policy on integration, which officials say would be used to guide its cooperation with member states - Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi and Tanzania. According to Lawrence Mujuni, an official at the Ministry of East African Affairs, the objective of the policy is for Uganda to identify and [...]

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Evicted families demand sh1b from Islamic University

A group of 187 people representing households that were evicted from houses in the city suburb of Nsambya, have sued Islamic University  in Uganda (IUIU), demanding sh1.4b compensation. On April 2, [...]

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Deputy Speaker directs on Zziwa censure

  Deputy Speaker directs on Zziwa censure

KAMPALA - Deputy Speaker of parliament Jacob Oulanya has directed the minister of east African affairs, Shem Bagaine, to make a statement to the House on the ongoing planned motion [...]

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SPEAKER OF EAST AFRICAN LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY (EALA) FACES REMOVAL FROM OFFICE!

  SPEAKER OF EAST AFRICAN LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY (EALA) FACES REMOVAL FROM OFFICE!

According to East African Legislative Assembly rules and understandings, the speakership is rotational. As it is, the current Speaker is from Uganda. Her name is Margaret Nantongo Zziwa . But before [...]

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EALA members call for Kiswahili as EAC lingua franca

  EALA members call for Kiswahili as EAC lingua franca

A cross-section of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) on Thursday called for the reviewing of the EAC treaty and make Kiswahili the lingua franca of the trading bloc. Regional lawmakers [...]

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EALA decries slow pace of enactment of legislations

  EALA decries slow pace of enactment of legislations

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has decried the length of time it takes to finalise the process of enacting EAC legislations. EALA Speaker, Dr Margaret Zziwa told the regional Parliament [...]

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Fate of EALA Speaker still hangs in the balance

  Fate of EALA Speaker still hangs in the balance

East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has adjourned debate on the review of its rules and procedures to allow more time for its members to digest the amendments, leaving the fate [...]

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