||Customs union between Kenya and Uganda is formed.
|Tanzania joins the Customs Union.
||EAC is named the East African High Commission.
|The name changes to East African Common Services Organization.
||The East African Common Services Organization is superseded by the East African Community.
|The East African Community collapses due disagreements between member countries.
||The East African Community is reestablished when its treaty was signed.
|New treaty comes into force.
||Burundi and Rwanda join the EAC.
|South Sudan becomes the sixth member of the East African Community.
East African Community: History of the EAC