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The President of the Senate has received in audience a delegation from the EALA


Feb 27, 2023

Bujumbura February 27th (ABP) – The President of the Senate, Emmanuel Sinzohagera, received in audience, on Friday, February 24, in Bujumbura, a delegation of the MPs of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), led by the Speaker of that institution, Joseph Ntakarutimana, who is on a working visit to Burundi.

At the end of the audience, the president of the Senate indicated that they exchanged on the various activities of the EALA. He revealed that the EALA MPs want the people of the member countries of the East African Community (EAC) to understand what the East African Community is and the importance to integrate in it.

The President of the Senate commended that wish and asked the President of EALA to make many working visits to Burundi, explaining that the people of Burundi need to know the laws governing that community and the advantages that Burundi derives from the EAC. After the exchanges, they agreed to organize a meeting between the speakers of the parliaments of the member countries of the EAC and the Speaker of the EALA to dialogue on certain challenges which can handicap the representation of the peoples of the EAC countries.