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 James Karuhanga
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On September 7, the inaugural meeting between the EAC mission and the DR Congo team was officially opened to Kinshasa by DR Congo´s Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Christophe Lutundula Apala Pen´Apala. Photo: Courtesy.
Business
Kinshasa trip enhanced awareness of investment opportunities – official
President Félix Antoine Tshisekedi graced the signing ceremony between   EAC Secretary General Peter Mathuki and DR Congo Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Christophe Lutundula Apala Pen´ Apala  on  the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) at the official residence of the President in Kinshasa on September 9. Courtesy
Africa
DR Congo’s Tshisekedi gives regional force green light
The East African Community Secretary General, Peter Mathuki, will lead a delegation to visit DR Congo from September 6 to 9. / File
Africa
EAC business leaders plan four-day mission to DR Congo
The Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) is eagerly eyeing the implementation of a unified electronic settlement system for East African Community bourses to increase efficiency and shore up trading on its cross-listed shares. Photo: File.
Business
Unified electronic capital markets infrastructure to boost regional trade
Prof Kasai Ndahiriwe, director of the monetary policy department at the National Bank of Rwanda. Photo: Courtesy.
Business
How the Central Bank’s increased repo rate will tame soaring inflation
Prof Kasai Ndahiriwe, director of the monetary policy department at the National Bank of Rwanda. Photo: Courtesy.
How the Central Bank’s increased repo rate will tame soaring inflation
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Cabo Delgado: Mozambican authorities, Rwandan forces help more civilians to return home
The Head of the regional EACu2019s election observer mission, former Tanzanian President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete presents the report on August 11. Courtesy
EAC election observers commend Kenya Police for job well done on poll day
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Open letter to Blinken: Scholars call for partnership ‘free of condescending positions’
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EAC deploys 52 observers for Kenya election
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Regional business to rise by 11% in 2023
John Bosco Kalisa, the CEO of the East African Business Council (EABC), noted that airlines are already struggling to recover from the devastating impact of Covid-19 and any additional charges will derail the recovery of both the cargo and passenger flights. Photo: File.
Soaring cost of flying cargo threatens region’s recovery
Nancy Tembo, Malawi's Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Amandin Rugira, Rwanda's High Commissioner to Malawi, in Lilongwe, Malawi, during celebrations of Rwandau2019s independence and liberation anniversaries, held on Friday, July 29.
Rwanda a beacon of hope to rest of Africa, says Malawi Foreign Minister
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Somalia makes fresh appeal to join EAC
The 22nd Ordinary EAC Summit held on July 22 in Arusha, Tanzania, appointed Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta as facilitator of peace talks in the DR Congo.
EAC leaders appoint President Kenyatta to facilitate peace talks in DR Congo
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PM Ngirente makes strong case for open EAC skies
EAC Secretary General Peter Mathuki delivers remarks during the opening of EAC High-Level Retreat for the Summit on the EAC Common Market in Arusha on July 20.
Five issues business community wants EAC leaders to address
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AfCFTA Secretariat gets $11m grant to enhance effective implementation

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