EAC

By IndepthAfrica
In Kenya
Feb 18th, 2013
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The East African Community will deploy a team of election observers during the March 4, 2013 Kenya general elections. This follows an invitation extended by the government of Kenya to the regional body to deploy a 40-member election observer mission. According to legislators of the East African Assem...
By IndepthAfrica
In Burundi
Jan 14th, 2013
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By Eric Kabeera, A new report by African Development Bank has proposed the establishment of a single currency in the Common Market for East and Southern Africa (Comesa) member countries, a move that is seen as a stepping stone in cementing regional economic growth. The report says if the monetary uni...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 27th, 2012
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Josh Maiyo Somalia and Ethiopia’s expected entry into the East African Community will significantly transform the region’s geopolitical security architecture. Recent news that the Republic of Somalia and newly independent South Sudan have applied to join the East African Community (EAC) has elicited ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 22nd, 2012
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By Josh Maiyo Recent news that the Republic of Somalia and newly independent South Sudan have applied to join the East African Community (EAC) has elicited uncharacteristically heated debate on the hitherto rather sedate and lacklustre dialogue on the region’s economic and political integration proce...
By IndepthAfrica
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...
By IndepthAfrica
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...
By IndepthAfrica
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...