Ethiopia

Sudanese PM: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam threatens safety of 20M Sudanese

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 11:42 GMT

In a statement, the Sudanese Prime Minister expressed his rejection of Ethiopia's de-facto policy.

Egyptian amb. in Washington: There is a need for cooperation between Cairo, Biden’s administration on GERD file

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 01:57 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to the US Moataz Zahran said that there is a need for cooperation again between Egypt and the United States on the issue of the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Sudan will not allow Ethiopia to impose its policy regarding renaissance dam: Spox

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 10:30 GMT

At a press conference on Friday evening, he added that Ethiopia is implementing its policy of filling the dam without any consultation and before reaching an agreement in this regard.

Egypt’s Sisi, High-profile Sudanese delegation discuss GERD issue

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 11:46 GMT

“They agreed on the importance of continuing mutual coordination and intensive joint consultation for the good of the two countries, the two brotherly peoples, and the region as a whole,” Radi said.

UAE efforts to break deadlock in tripartite negotiations between, Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD issue

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 01:11 GMT

A high-level delegation from the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs has paid a one-day visit to Sudan.

High-profile Sudanese delegation visits Egypt Jan. 14

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 10:05 GMT

A Sudanese delegation arrived in Cairo Thursday to pay a one-day state visit.

Ethiopian military jet infringes Sudanese airspace in 'dangerous escalation'

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

The ministry urged the Ethiopian side not to repeat such hostile acts in the future.

Ethiopian militias kill 4 women near Sudanese borders

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 08:38 GMT

It is noted that 50,000 out of 950,000 displaced Ethiopians fled to Sudan because of the fighting initiated by the Ethiopian federal government against the Tigray region.

Six-party meeting for Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD to convene Sunday

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

This new round of meetings comes under the presidency of South Africa, which currently chairs the African Union, and aims to reach a binding agreement on the rules for filling and operating the Renaissance Dam.

GERD FILE: Differences between Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan over future water development projects on Abbay Basin

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt is diplomatically pressing to find solutions to the outstanding issues regarding the dam’s operation and reservoir filling, particularly ahead of the second round of the filling process due in August 2021.

Egypt, Ethiopia terminate tripartite meeting on GERD due to absence of Sudan

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 06:28 GMT

This negotiation round aims at discussing the controversial points of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Technical experts from Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia resume GERD negotiations, Monday

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 02:24 GMT

Technical experts from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia are expected to meet on Monday as a result to what was agreed upon at the meeting of the Foreign and Irrigation Ministers to hold a new round of negotiations between the three countries, which will extend for one week.

Egypt's FM, irrigation min. to take part in new negotiations round on Ethiopian Dam

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 10:23 GMT

The talks among the three states are mediated by the African Union (AU).

African Union calls Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia for meeting on Renaissance Dam Jan. 3

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 02:28 GMT

The meeting is the first after talks have been suspended for a month.

Egyptian, South African presidents confer over tripartite talks on Ethiopian Dam

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 11:16 GMT

President Sisi re-affirmed the fundamentals of the Egyptian stance mandating the crystallization of a legal binding agreement.

More than 2.6 mn coronavirus cases across Africa

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 08:55 GMT

Africa CDC reported 2,623,086 total cases and 61,954 total deaths Saturday. South Africa has the highest number of cases, at 994,911, with 26,276 deaths.

Region housing Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam witnesses armed ethnic conflict

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 12:39 GMT

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stated that forces have been deployed in the region experiencing ethnic tensions.

Egyptian investors eye hiring law firm to represent investments threatened by Ethiopian conflict

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:44 GMT

A law firm will be hired to represent Egypt before international arbitration against the Ethiopian government to protect $10-million of Egyptian investments in the country.

Egyptian investors eye hiring law firm to represent investments threatened by Ethiopian conflict

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:43 GMT

A law firm will be hired to represent Egypt before international arbitration against the Ethiopian government to protect $10-million of Egyptian investments in the country.

Sudan, Ethiopia discuss 'border issues' for 2 days in Khartoum

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:04 GMT

An Ethiopian delegation arrived in Khartoum Tuesday.

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