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East African Community inter-connectivity to boost trade-Uhuru

Published on March 09, 2015

President Kenyatta said better infrastructure would also boost competitiveness and attractiveness of the economies and countries in the region.

The President spoke in Kigali, Rwanda during the 9th Northern Corridor Integration Summit that brought together the host President Paul Kagame, Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni and Salva Kiir of South Sudan.

President Kenyatta won personal praise from Presidents Museveni, Kagame and Kiir for his reforms at the Mombasa port, which has fueled faster movement of goods through the vital Mombasa regional lifeblood.

President Kenyatta said EAC member countries’ efforts in eliminating congestion and delays in movement of goods and people will enable sharing of surplus milk and energy produced in Uganda and Tanzania respectively for regional prosperity. Read more. Source | Capital Fm Kenya