Emmanuel Ntirenganya
Emmanuel Ntirenganya
Residents wade through a flooded residentials area after the torrential rains that damaged 11 houses in Musanze District on Friday, June 23. Photo: RBA
Lightning strike kills 15-year-old as torrential rain batters Musanze
Officials light candles during the commemoration of the Genocide Against the Tutsi in Accra in Ghana. Courtesy
Rwandans in Ghana appeal to world not to shield Genocide perpetrators
Members of EALA during a plenary session that passed the East African Community (EAC) budget for the financial year 2023-2024 in Arusha on June 22, 2023. Courtesy
EALA approves revised EAC budget for 2023/24
The lawmakers expressed concern about  hunger in the bloc, and urged the EAC Member States to take firm action to address it during a plenary session held in Arusha on June 21. Courtesy
EAC countries challenged on meeting agric targets
A landscape view of Mahama refugee camp in Kirehe District. EALA) has said there is a need to expedite the adoption and implementation of the harmonised refugee management policy in EAC .Sam Ngendahimana
Lawmakers push law on EAC refugee management
MP David Ole Sankok moves the motion on the use of EAC partner states' local currencies across the region as a precursor of the envisaged single currency, during an EALA plenary on June 21, 2023, in Arusha, Tanzania. (Emmanuel Ntirenganya)
EALA passes motion to expedite EAC single currency
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EAC urged to amend Treaty to recognise French, Kiswahili use
The Chairperson of EALA's Committee on Communication, Trade, and Investment, MP  Shahbal Said Suleiman, presents its report on oversight of the EAC's Civil Aviation Safety and Security Oversight Agency (CASSOA) in Arusha, Tanzania, on June 20, 2023. (Courtesy)
Regional MPs tell EAC leaders to lower flight costs
An electric car at a charging station at Kigali Convention Centre on  March 30,2021. To accelerate the transition to Electric Vehicles and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from vehicle transportation, incentives on electric and hybrid vehicles and Electric motorcycles to pay an import duty rate of zero will be extended. Photo by Craish Bahizi
Nine products exempted from taxes in new budget
The development of 60 million litres for the Government of Rwanda’s fuel strategic reserves (Rusororo), in Gasabo District, was allocated Rwf13.5 billion. Photo by Sam Ngenda
Eight key projects to be funded under Rwanda’s Rwf5tn budget
EALA MPs follow MP Mashaka Khalfan Ngole, the committee's Chairperson as he presents the report during an EALA plenary session last week in Arusha. Courtesy
Report exposes issues ‘hindering’ Kiswahili use in EAC
Some MPs who attended the workshop for EALA parliamentarians on gender responsive budgeting, on June 16, 2023, in Arusha, Tanzania (courtesy)
EALA women MPs turn focus on gender-responsive budgeting
The East African Legislative Assembly has unanimously approved a supplementary budget of over $11.9 million for the East African Community in the financial year 2022-2023. Courtesy
EALA approves $12m supplementary budget
The Chairperson of the Council of Ministers, Ezéchiel Nibigira  presents the budget estimates for the EAC's financial year 2023-2024, during the EALA plenary on June 15.Courtesy
Regional MPs call for action as EAC faces high trade deficit
Workers packaging fresh green beans for export at Garden Fresh Packhouse at Kigali Special Economic Zone. Craish Bahizi
EAC rolls out campaign to boost agri-exports
(From L-R): The EAC budget officer, Beatrice Jerono Rono; the Counsel to the East African Community,  Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe; the Chairperson of the EAC Council of Ministers, Ezéchiel Nibigira;   the EAC Secretary General Peter Mathuki; and the  EAC Director of Finance, Juvenal Ndimurirwo, present the bloc's budget, on June 13, 2023, in Arusha, Tanzania (Emmanuel Ntirenganya).
EAC budget rises to $100m as MPs call for more to spur integration
Trainees, trainers and officials pose for a group photo as the 5-day training for RSSB staff on social security administration and governance, came to an end on June 9, 2023, in Kigali (RSSB).
RSSB pledges more social security coverage after ILO training
Richard Tusabe, Minister of State in Charge of the National Treasury at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning addresses members of Parliament on June 8. Courtesy
Six key proposed changes in Rwanda's VAT tax bill

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