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EALA urges Council of Ministers to expedite EAC Probe report to Summit of Heads of State

…further wants it presented to the House for deliberations  East African Legislative Assembly, Arusha, Tanzania: 23 May, 2017: The House has called for urgent expedition to the Summit of EAC Heads of…

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EALA to sit in Arusha next week

… last sitting of the 3rd Assembly expected to be busy, tenure ends on June 4, 2017 East African Legislative Assembly, Arusha, Tanzania: May 19, 2017: The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) holds its…

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EALA Speaker calls on President Yoweri Museveni in Rwakitura

East African Legislative Assembly, Rwakitura, Uganda: May 18, 2017: H.E. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni early this week received the Speaker of EALA, Rt Hon Daniel F. Kidega at his home in Rwakitura, Kiruhura…

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Speaker, Regional Assembly condole with United Republic of Tanzania following tragic road accident

East African Legislative Assembly, Arusha, Tanzania: 8 May, 2017: EALA Speaker, Rt Hon Daniel F. Kidega has sent a message of condolence to the President of the United Republic of Tanzania H.E. Dr John Pombe Joseph…

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Assembly hits road on last phase of Sensitisation

East African Legislative Assembly, Arusha, Tanzania: 24 April, 2017: EALA late last week commenced on its last leg of sensitisation activities for the Financial Year 2016/17 in the Partner States. 

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EALA Speaker addresses IPU Assembly in Bangladesh

…tells Parliamentarians to take “bull by the horns” in redressing inequalities East African Legislative Assembly, Dhaka, Bangladesh: 3rd April 2017: EALA Speaker, Rt Hon Daniel Fred Kidega is…

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President Salva Kiir receives EALA Speaker

…Rt Hon Kidega also pays Vice President a courtesy call, then meets with Speaker of National Assembly East African Legislative Assembly, Juba, Republic of South Sudan: March 27, 2017: President of the Republic…

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Is the East African Community broke?

… Assembly calls for urgent remittances by Partner States to enable bloc meet its obligations East African Legislative Assembly, Kigali, Rwanda: March 17, 2017: The activities of the EAC are perpetually grinding…

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EALA adjourns Debate on Polythene Materials Control Bill

…move seeks to cast net wide, ensure all-inclusive consultations with EABC East African Legislative Assembly, Kigali, Rwanda: March 16, 2017: EALA has adjourned the enactment of the EAC Polythene Materials…

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Enhance implementation of the Common Market Protocol – Assembly says as it passes Key Report

Enhance implementation of the common market protocol – assembly says as it passes key report on border pastoralist communities East African Legislative Assembly, Kigali, Rwanda: March 15, 2017: The regional…

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Real GDP in Burundi contracted by 0.5% in 2016 compared to a contraction of 4.0% in 2015

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Rwanda recorded a decelerated growth of 6.0% compared to 6.9& in 2015.

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Kenya and Uganda recorded improved economic performance of 5.8% and 4.8% respectively in 2016 compared to 5.7% and 4.8% in 2015.

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Tanzania recorded the highest real GDP growth in the region,expanding by 7.2% in 2016 compared to 7.0% in 2015.