Wednesday, February 1, 2023

EAC Citizens to Dig Deeper as Cost of Living Rises

KAMPALA, UGANDA-The failing shilling coupled with the increased taxes in the budgets of the Partner States of the East African Community...

Monkey Snatches and Kills Baby in Tanzania

It’s sad news in Tanzania! A troop of monkeys invaded a village and snatched a month old baby. It has been reported...

DR Congo Accuses Rwanda for Invasion of its Territory

The Democratic Republic of Congo( (DRC) has come out to accuse Rwanda over supporting the alleged attacks of the M23 rebel...

Tanzania Raises Minimum Wage by Nearly 25%

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania — Tanzania's president on Saturday approved a nearly 25% increase in the minimum wage, marking a departure from...

EAC Finance & Trade Ministers Adopt 35 pct as Region’s 4th...

DAR ES SALAAM - The East African Community (EAC) finance and trade ministers on Thursday adopted 35 percent as the 4th...

East African Countries See Post Covid-19 Economic Recovery

Highlights of the fourth quarter GDP (October to December) by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows there is notable economic...

Lions Found Killed by Electricity in Queen Elizabeth Park

Three lions have been reported to have been killed by electricity in the Queen Elizabeth National Park. This incident happened on...

New Ebola Outbreak Declared in DR Congo

Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) declared a new Ebola outbreak on Friday, after a case was confirmed...

Kenya’s Former President Mwai Kibaki dies at 90

Kenya's third president Mwai Kibaki, who has died at the age of 90, led East Africa's economic powerhouse for over a...

DR Congo Signs the East African Community Treaty

The Democratic Republic of Congo is officially the East African Community's seventh member. And this after Congolese President Félix Tshisekedi formally...

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Kenyan Troops to ‘Enforce Peace’ in East DR Congo

Kenyan troops are part of a planned East African force aimed at stabilizing eastern DR Congo. Kinshasa (AFP) Kenyan President William Ruto said Monday that...

A Major Exhibition in Nairobi Reveals the History of East African Art Traditions

Mwili, Akili na Roho (Body, Mind and Spirit) - on in Nairobi, Kenya - is a major international exhibition presenting east African painters who...

Kenya’s Growth was Strongest in Africa’s VC Market

As VC activity slowed down globally last year, Kenya defied odds to record the strongest growth in funding raised in Africa. Reports show that...

Uganda Begins Oil Drilling, Hopes for Production by 2025

Oil drilling has begun in Uganda and the East African country expects to start production by 2025, an official said Tuesday. The spokesman for Uganda’s...

East Africa: Somalia’s Rendezvous With EAC Admission Panel

The East African Community on Wednesday, January 25, launched its verification mission to assess Somalia's readiness to join the regional economic community. The verification team...