President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on Sunday held a meeting with His Excellency John Pombe Magufuli in Chato, Tanzania, where the duo discussed a number of issues of bilateral interest to both countries.
Importantly, they discussed issues around the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project. It was a follow-up meeting after we signed the Host Government Agreement with Total recently.
In principle, they agreed that both governments expedite the harmonization of pending issues in the spirit of the East African Community (EAC), the remaining agreements be fast-tracked including the Tanzanian HGA and quickly carry out the implementation of EACOP project.
Museveni thanked Magufuli and the Tanzanians for the cordial reception to him and his entourage.