Enhancing Peace and Security in the Eastern Africa Region

Indian NDC Commends EASF on Peace Keeping Initiatives

A delegation from the Indian National Defence College (INDC) conducted a study visit of the Eastern Africa Standby Force at the Secretariat in Karen, Nairobi on 23rd May 2017.


Director Fast-tracks Preparations for FTX 2017 in Sudan

The EASF Director, Dr Abdillahi Omar Bouh, visited the Sudanese State Defence Minister Lieutenant General Ali Mohamed Salem in Khartoum on 10th May 2017. The aim of the visit was to discuss the progress being made in preparations for the planned Field Training Exercise (FTX) 2017 which


EASF PSO Civilian Foundation Course is Rolled Out

A two week Civilian Peace Support Operations (PSO) Foundation Course started on Monday 8th May 2017 at the Humanitarian Peace Support School in Embakasi, Nairobi. The PSO Foundation Course is the first capacity building step for professional civilian African Standby Force (ASF)/


Handover at Force Headquarters

Director new FCEASF received a new Force Commander, Brig Gen Alaadin Osman Mirghani from the Sudan at a ceremony held on 3rd May 2017 at the EASF Force Headquarters in Addis Ababa.


Handover at EASF PlanElm

jcos certificateEASF bid farewell to Planning Element's (PlanElm) Joint Chief of Staff (JCoS), Major General Charles Tai Gituai who has been serving as the leader of PlanElm's three components, namely, Military, Civilian and Police since 2014.


EASF holds Meeting with the Friends and Partners

The Eastern Africa Standby Force held a meeting with the Friends and Partners of EASF on 27th April 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya to discuss its current developments, key decisions of 22nd Ordinary Council of Ministers meeting and future plans of the regional peace keeping force among others.



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