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Speed up regional integration, former First Ladies urge governments

Published on June 03, 2016

Kampala- The founding First Ladies of the East African Community (EAC) have called for fast-tracking of the integration plans by the member countries.
This call was made during a special sitting of the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) in Arusha, Tanzania, on Tuesday.

Ms Ngina Kenyatta, the widow of Kenya’s first president Jomo Kenyatta, and Ms Miria Obote, the widow of former president Milton Obote, reminisced over the memories of the first EAC and challenged Eala members to ensure the future of integration is both guaranteed and realised.

EALA speaker Dan Kidega lauded the former First Ladies for their contribution to the integration process. Read more. Source | Daily Monitor