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 James Karuhanga
James Karuhanga
Wamkele Mene, Secretary General of AfCFTA Secretariat, Marlene Ngoyi, CEO of Fonds pour le développement des exportations en Afrique (FEDA), Denis Karera, EABC Vice Chairperson pose for a photo after the signing ceremony of  the $10 billion Adjustment Fund aimed at supporting all initiatives geared towards the implementation of the AfCFTA on March 10. Photo by Dan Gatsinzi
Economy
7 continental priorities region’s business community presented to AfCFTA boss
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Africa
Burundi troops deploy in eastern DR Congo
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Africa
Former CAR President Bozizé flees to Guinea-Bissau
UN Secretary-General António Guterres.
Africa
UN boss silent on genocidal militia but urges M23 to respect ceasefire
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Africa
Macron to DR Congo leaders: Do not look for culprits outside your country
Ildephonse Musafiri, the newly appointed  Minister of Agriculture. File
Agriculture
Who is Ildephonse Musafiri, the new Minister of Agriculture?
A view of La Petite Barrière, the border between Rwanda and DR Congo. A soldier of the Congolese army (FARDC) crossed over from the DR Congo and shot at RDF soldiers on March 3. Courtesy
Security
DR Congo soldier fires at RDF, killed
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Africa
Burundi confirms plan to deploy troops to eastern DR Congo
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Dr. Vincent Biruta, virtually addressed a high-level segment of the Human Rights Council in Geneva on March 2.
Security
Situation in eastern DR Congo a major human rights challenge – Biruta
FC Barcelona players. The team is one of the giants on the list. Net photo
Football
Which big European club could be Rwanda’s next tourism partner?
EAC Secretary General, Peter Mathuki during an interview.The bloc is developing a regional diaspora policy and plan of action to establish a strategic framework for mobilising and integrating the diaspora.
Africa
EAC mulls diaspora plan to spur development
Oda Gasinzigwa, the new chairperson of the National Electoral Commission, swearing in on Wednesday, February 15, 2023.  The National Electoral Commission is proposing to harmonize the timelines for the upcoming Parliamentary and Presidential elections. Photo by Olivier Mugwiza
Rwanda
What next after NEC proposes new schedule for next legislative polls?
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Africa
EU military chief visits Rwanda security forces in Mozambique
Oda Gasinzigwa, the new chairperson of the National Electoral Commission. Photos by Olivier Mugwiza
Politics
NEC wants presidential, parliamentary polls held simultaneously
Somali Presidential Special Envoy to the EAC, Abdusalam Omer. Courtesy
Africa
Somalia looks forward to joining, supporting EAC initiatives - envoy
Lt Col Guillaume Rutayisire, the Rwanda security forces (RSF) civil military cooperation officer, squats as he gives books to pupils at Escola Primaria Completa de Mute in Palma district, on Monday, February 13, 2023.
Security
PHOTOS: Rwanda security forces in Mozambique donate scholastic material to schools
Agathe Uwiringiyimana, the first female Prime Minister in Rwanda’s history, is among  the national heroes. File
Rwanda
Agathe Uwiringiyimana, a hero whose entire political career had seen constant threats
EAC leaders during a meeting with Somalia representatives.President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, rekindled his country’s request to join the bloc  on July 21, 2022,.
International
Somalia's rendezvous with EAC admission panel

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