Tag: EAC

East African Community adopts its energy security agenda

8 Dec 2017 News
The East African Community (EAC) has adopted its Energy Security Policy Framework seeking to ensure the security of the region’s biomass, electricity, and oil and gas supplies. According to Mr. Elsam Byempaka Turyahabwe, Energy...

Kenya’s exports to EAC countries decline

4 Dec 2017 News
Kenya’s exports to the East African region dropped in the first eight months of this year, with the largest decline being registered exports to Tanzania. New data shows that Tanzania cut imports from Kenya by more than $40.5...

Region in joint efforts to develop cross-border trade

29 Nov 2017 News
Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo officials have committed to work together in addressing challenges hindering cross-border trade in the region. The commitment, which is expected to help...

Kenya adopts visa on arrival for Africans

29 Nov 2017 News
President Paul Kagame yesterday congratulated his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta and the Kenyan people during Kenya’s presidential inauguration in Nairobi. Speaking in Swahili, Kagame conveyed regards and congratulations to...