Harmonize Regional Standards, Private Sector Calls EAC States
Africa EAC

Harmonize Regional Standards, Private Sector Calls EAC States

Samuel Nabwiiso, East African private sectors players have urged governments in the EAC economic block to fast-track the harmonization of East African Standards. The regional  business communities made the appeal during the East African Business Council and Trade mark East African ( EABC-TMEA) public private engagement on standards held in Dares Salaam, Tanzania recently. According […]

EAC Secretary General Courtesy Call on Salva Kiir
Africa EAC

EAC Secretary General Courtesy Call on Salva Kiir

SAMUEL NABWIISO, The Secretary-General of the East African Community, Hon (Dr.) Peter Mathuki paid a courtesy call on the President of the Republic of South Sudan, His Excellency Salva Kiir Mayardit at his office in Juba, South Sudan.   According to the statement from the secretariat, During the visit, the Secretary-General thanked the President and other members […]

$1million for Artificial Intelligence-African Development Bank
Africa EAC

$1million for Financial Inclusion-African Development Bank

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire –The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a grant of $1.024 million for artificial intelligence, from Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility (ADFI) to enabled systems to process customer complaints on behalf of the national banks of Ghana and Rwanda and the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission […]

Africa EAC Investment

Uganda: African Development Bank Grants $500,000 for Capacity Development of MSMEs Within The Petroleum Sector

Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire – The African Development Bank and the Government of Uganda have signed a $500,000 grant agreement for financing of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to boost business linkages on the East African Crude Oil Pipeline Technical Assistance project. The project’s overall objective is to help develop capacity of local Uganda […]

The new Ambassador of Rwanda to Zambia Amandin Rugira and the British High Commissioner to Zambia Nicholas Woolley have been accredited to COMESA as Permanent Representative and Special Representative respectively.
Africa EAC Industry

Rwanda and British envoys get COMESA accreditation

The new Ambassador of Rwanda to Zambia Amandin Rugira and the British High Commissioner to Zambia Nicholas Woolley have been accredited to COMESA as Permanent Representative and Special Representative respectively. The two presented their letters of credence to COMESA Secretary General Chileshe Kapwepwe on yesterday at the COMESA Secretariat in Lusaka. Amb. Rugira reiterated his […]