South Sudan irrigation minister details joint water projects with Egypt

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 12:28 GMT

South Sudan Minister of Irrigation Manawa Peter lauded Tuesday in a TV interview the Supreme Joint Egyptian-South Sudanese Committee formed following President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi's visit to Juba in November.

Does Ethiopia hold a grudge against Egypt's High Dam?

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 01:34 GMT

Such pretext aimed at playing down the fears of Egypt and justifying denying it its water rights is alarming.

Is the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam really functional?

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Ethiopia eyes building three other dams, which along with the GERD are estimated to hold back 200 billion cubic meters of Blue Nile water.

Bahrain supports Egypt in protecting its water security, says ambassador

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 01:28 GMT

He said the River Nile is a lifeline for the Egyptian people and a key factor of Egypt's national security.

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.

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.

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

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:04 GMT

An Ethiopian delegation arrived in Khartoum Tuesday.

Egyptian negotiations delegation presents to Chinese officials status of talks on Ethiopian Dam

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Beijing organized on Monday a virtual meeting.

Sudan's PM says Ethiopian Dam directly affects his country

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Hamdok asserted that it must not be operated until an agreement is reached.

Egyptian coalition completes construction of Rufigi Dam in Tanzania

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 12:27 GMT

Egypt ministers attended the celebration.

Ethiopia responds to U.S. president's statements on disagreement with Egypt over GERD

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 12:34 GMT

Trump's statements came in a phone call with Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok in the presence of press.

Egypt’s Sisi directs government to complete construction of Tanzania’s Julius Nyerere Hydropower Plant in higher quality

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 03:52 GMT

The plant aims to produce electrical power with a capacity of 2,115 megawatts and is being implemented at a cost of $2.9 billion.

AU to receive a GERD final agreement soon, Spox

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 05:44 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources spokesperson, Mohamed El Sebaie said Sunday that the Ethiopian GERD negotiations are entering their last phases.

Egypt sticks to “binding agreement” on vexed GERD negotiations

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 10:00 GMT

The Egyptian ministers of Foreign affairs and Irrigation participated Sunday in a tripartite meeting than included Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia to resume the negotiations of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

Strategic outcomes of PM Madbouly’s visit to Sudan

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly had a fruitful visit Saturday to Sudan accompanied by a ministerial delegation.

Egypt's PM arrives in Khartoum

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 10:14 GMT

A session of talks will be held shortly grouping the delegations of the two countries.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Sudan over devastating floods

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 01:28 GMT

Egypt has expressed solidarity with Sudan after Bout Dam collapsed in the southeast of the country, destroying hundreds of homes.

Ethiopian PM announces starting to fill GERD without harming Egypt

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The prime minister's statements came despite thenegotiations between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan that are still underwayto reach a final agreement that ensures the rights of the three countries are preserved.

Ethiopia's PM accuses dissidents of taking up arms in unrest

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 06:20 GMT

Those who participate “in the destruction of the nation cannot be considered guardians of the nation,'' Abiy Ahmed said.