..some experts r casting doubts on the idea of ea monetary union. ..we really have to think through this and know exactly what we r getting ourselves into. ..this is very important for the wananchi and politicians to know what they r going to gain/give up with the establishment of a monetary union. ..things like fiscal policy,monetary policy, foreign exchange reserve, exchange rates, etc etc will be coordinated frm Nairobi, but might have + ve or -ve effects in Kigali,Bujumbura,Kampala,Idodomya, etc etc. So we have to know what we r getting ourselves into.