Arusha News

EXCLUSIVE: Kagame on AU, EAC and what keeps him awake at night

When we met recently in Arusha, the emphasis was that we really need to take the ideals of the EAC to the people.

The East African , Kenya Feb 19, 2019

EDITORIAL: Ben Mkapa’s gone, Bujumbura blunders on

A livid Mkapa had on February 1 told the EAC Heads of State Summit in Arusha that he had given up because Burundi had not demonstrated sufficient commitment to the peace process and had skipped some rounds of the negotiations.

The East African , Kenya Feb 16, 2019

There’s murder in our filthy air

By JENERALI ULIMWENGU I sometimes wonder why our regional rulers are never heard talking about the softer, spiritual maladies afflicting our people, which may be more responsible for our perennial backwardness than all the common markets, non-tariff barriers, free movements of people and goods and all the high-sounding formulations that seem to preoccupy our policy wonks and their number-crunching assistants in our regional capitals, and at Arusha.

The East African , Kenya Feb 14, 2019

Claims of Caroline’s failed abortion ‘hollow, not true’

The Star learnt that Oduor was in Arusha.

The Star , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

Regional peace getting better, Museveni tells EU

In Burundi, President Museveni, said there is no fresh fighting and that the country’s leadership is working more closely with its regional counterparts as witnessed in the recently-held East African Community summit in Arusha, Tanzania.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

Uhuru calls for talks to end Kajiado, Tata Ltd feud

When President Kenyatta toured Kajiado County on his way from Arusha and had lunch at Oltepesi Picnic site last weekend, he promised the community that he would mediate in the dispute.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

Museveni reassures EU on regional peace

In Burundi, Museveni said, there is no more fresh fighting and that the country’s leadership is working more closely with its regional counterparts as witnessed in the recently-held East African Community summit in Arusha, Tanzania.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 10, 2019

Kagame is new head of the EAC summit

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | After several postponements, Presidents of the East African Community (EAC) met in the Tanzanian city of Arusha on Feb.01.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 10, 2019

Tanzania allowed 4 months to resolve EPA impasse

By The EastAfrican The economic partnership agreement (EPA) between the European Union and the East Africa Community was a sticky issue during the 20th Heads of State Summit in Arusha on February 1.

The East African , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

An ‘invisible hand’ is steering integration

By CHARLES ONYANGO-OBBO The 20th Ordinary Summit of the East African Community Heads of State on February 1, 2019, in Arusha, the Tanzania city where the organisation is headquartered, was billed in several media commentaries in the weeks prior as likely to be its funeral.

The East African , Kenya Feb 10, 2019