The First Instance Division of the East African Court of Justice (EACJ), Thursday dismissed a case seeking to block the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat from carrying out activities geared towards the realisation of the East African Political Federation The Sunday Times has learnt.
Investigations into government officials who reportedly hire their vehicles to transport agencies, who in turn hire them to government agencies are complete, The Sunday Times has learnt.
Participants attending the fifth Ministerial Conference of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) have emphasised the need to strengthen their partnership in order to realise their goals.
The 2012 report by Global Humanitarian Assistance (GHA) which was released recently, provides a comprehensive picture on humanitarian funding in disaster torn areas, and in particular, stresses that both Haiti and Pakistan received 42 percent of the total humanitarian aid whereas other areas like the Horn of Africa, experienced a reduction in the volumes of funds.
Survivors have blamed the crew for the deadly ferry accident off the Tanzanian coast, which has led to 68 confirmed deaths and missing of scores more, presumably drowned.