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EAC in mission to assess Burundi situation

The East African Community (EAC) will this week deploy a fact-finding mission to assess the situation in Burundi, days after President Pierre Nkurunziza survived an attempted coup.

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South Sudan, Somalia to wait longer to join EAC

Somalia and South Sudan will have to wait longer to join the East African Community (EAC). According to a communiqué after the 16th EAC Heads of State Summit that ended in Nairobi Friday, the earliest the two states can be admitted to the regional bloc is next year.

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Is a monetary union necessary for East Africa?

The progress towards a monetary union and single currency presumes a far higher degree of institutional development and integration than is the case in the EAC today.

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10 bold steps to make East Africa richer

On April 9, Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in as Kenya’s fourth president, and became a member of the East African Community Summit. Uhuru’s priority will be to make Kenya richer, create jobs, and ensure national security. There is an easy way to do all three in one stroke — grow Kenya’s exports to the EAC.

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How war boosts Kenya’s regional, global clout

Kenya’s war, and Burundi and Uganda’s aggressive peacekeeping in Somalia, are having a far-reaching and unintended impact inside the East African Community countries. While the three EAC countries all entered troubled Somalia to save it, there are signs that it is Somalia that is changing the way these countries do business at home.

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Kenya: new law to guard against money laundering

NAIROBI – Kenya recently joined its other East African Community (EAC) members in their concerted fight against money laundering by enacting a legislation that is meant to go along way in curbing the vice.

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