James Karuhanga & Hudson Kuteesa

What next after DR Congo makes formal request to join EAC bloc?

The Democratic Republic of Congo put in a formal request to join the East African Community (EAC), a regional grouping of six countries. The request was made through a letter by President Félix Tshisekedi of DR Congo to his Rwandan counterpart, President Paul Kagame, who is the current Chairperson...

Friday, June 14, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rwanda writes to EAC over DR Congo request to join bloc

Neighbouring DR Congo has formally expressed interest in joining the East African Community (EAC) in a letter by President Félix Tshisekedi to the EAC Chairman, President Paul Kagame, expressing his country’s wish to join the bloc. The letter is dated June 8, 2019, in which Tshisekedi states...

Thursday, June 13, 2019, 2:32 PM