Arusha

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 15th, 2013
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by BRIJ KHINDARIA, A small piece of good news has emerged from Ethiopia, one of the world’s poorest countries per capita and probably the oldest location of human existence known to scientists. It came at a meeting today in Arusha, Kenya, organized by a United Nations agency specialized in reducing r...
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Feb 4th, 2013
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By Kris Berwouts The civil war in Burundi now lies several years behind us. Since November 2003, when the CNDD-FDD integrated the transitional institutions, the rebels and the regular armed forces integrated their troops into a new national army. The country has had two elections which brought back m...
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Jan 18th, 2013
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THE immigration department here is holding 12 Ethiopian and Somali immigrants for allegedly entering into the country illegally. The Assistant Immigration Officer (AIO) for Singida Region, Mr Joseph Mshana, told reporters in his office yesterday that out of the twelve immigrants, nine are Ethiopians ...
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In East Africa
Jan 14th, 2013
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Arusha — THOUGH human trafficking cases involving people from the Horn of Africa are rife in Arusha, it is rare for local culprits who act as conduits to be arraigned. Five Tanzanians have been sentenced to serve five years in prison for failure to pay the required individual fines of 5m/- each after...
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Jul 5th, 2012
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REDRESS On 18 June, President Kagame officially closed gacaca, the traditional community courts that according to the Government handled almost 2 million cases in over a ten year period. Similarly, on 1 July, the ICTR in Arusha, Tanzania handed over most of its remaining tasks to the UN International...
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In African Union (AU)
Jan 26th, 2012
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ARUSHA, Tanzania, January 26, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The East African Community and the Nordic Africa Institute (NAI) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the EAC Secretariat headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania. The MoU creates a framework of cooperation with the o...
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In Press Releases
Jan 25th, 2012
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Sweden’s Minister for Trade Hon. Eva Bjorling today visited the East African Community headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania where she held wide ranging discussions with the EAC Deputy Secretary General in charge of Productive and Social Sectors Mr. Jean Claude Nsengiyumva. The discussions centred o...
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In Press Releases
Jan 23rd, 2012
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ARUSHA, Tanzania, January 23, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Delegates at the just-ended fourth meeting of the EAC Forum of National Human Rights Commissions in Nairobi, Kenya, have called upon EAC Partner States to better address people’s rights to foster the social, economic a...
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In Press Releases
Jan 19th, 2012
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ARUSHA, Tanzania, January 19, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Alcon International Limited, a construction company based in Kenya, has asked the Appellate Division of the EACJ to set aside a ruling by the Court’s First Instance Division striking out its matter on grounds that it w...
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In Press Releases
Jan 17th, 2012
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ARUSHA, Tanzania, January 17, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) resumes business next week holding its Plenary in Kampala, Uganda. The Plenary which takes place from Tuesday, January 24, 2012, to Thursday, February 2, 2012 is the Second Meetin...