Africa

In message to Sisi, President of Democratic Republic of Congo supports Egypt’s stance in GERD issue

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 04:02 GMT

The message was delivered by Jean-Claude Kabongo, special investment adviser to Congolese president in a meeting attended by Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry in Cairo.

Egypt’s Deputy Foreign Minister, AU official tackle developments in Mali

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 11:01 GMT

They tackled the current preparations for holding the annual coordination summit between AU and regional economic blocs as well as preparations for the African-European summit.

Angolan ambassador thanks Egypt for its anti-coronavirus aid supply

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 11:51 GMT

Angolan Embassy in Egypt said the aid comes within the framework of an initiative from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi that aims to support more than 30 African countries.

Egypt sends medical aid to 30 African countries

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 07:18 GMT

The Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi directed the government to send medical aids to 30 African countries to help them contain the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) as part of the Egyptian contribution to the African Union COVID-19 Response Fund.

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.

Libyan army worried about security chaos in Tripoli

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 11:46 GMT

“We’re closely following up developments taking place in Tripoli,” said the General Command in a statement Monday.

Egypt to offer 23 African countries medical aid worth US$ 2.2M: PM

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 12:36 GMT

Egypt has already sent US$ 1.6 medical aid to ten African countries to curb the repercussions of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Russia studying exporting COVID-19 vaccine to Egypt, other African states

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 10:21 GMT

Moscow is expected to export the Russian vaccine in November or December after covering all of Russia in October.

Governmental neighborhood in Egypt's New Capital completed by 95%: official

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 12:19 GMT

The government will move from Cairo to the New Administrative Capital mid-2021.

Egypt, Sudan determined to bring their nations closer than ever with electric, railway tie-up

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 07:09 GMT

Railway and electrical tie-up are some of ambitious projects discussed by Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly and Sudanese officials in strong determination to bring Egypt and Sudan closer than ever.

Egypt represents 40% of volume of trade between Russia, Africa: Egypt amb. to Russia

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 02:00 GMT

Nasr said that Egypt is a main partner to Russia in Africa and the Middle East, adding that Russia is a very important partner to Egypt.

Egyptian research team reveals traces of life in Egypt 2M years ago

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 03:25 GMT

In a new Egyptian scientific finding, an Egyptian research team tracked the oldest human activity on Egyptian soil, and found it spans back to more than 2 million years.

Egypt obtains membership of IAEA Board of Governors for 2020-2022

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 - 09:54 GMT

The African Group in Vienna approved, by consensus, Egypt's candidacy again for the membership.

Egypt deepens agriculture cooperation with 6 African countries: Min.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 05:16 GMT

Egypt has expanded the projects of joint farms with African countries over the past 6 years to contribute to sustainable development programs in Africa.

Egyptian, Eritrean presidents discuss developments in Horn of Africa, Red Sea

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:06 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Monday Eritrean counterpart Isaias Afwerki at Itihadiyah Presidential Palace.

In African languages, Egypt releases video on Nile water rights

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 07:38 GMT

Titled “The Nile is our Life”, the video was also released in Arabic, English, French, German, Chinese, Russian, and Italian.

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia opt for consensus on GERD via dialogue, unilateral actions excluded

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 12:40 GMT

The three countries agreed to resolve the outstanding problems regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) via dialogue.

Constitutional impasse widens Ethiopia’s political rift amid deferred elections

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The polls were postponed indefinitely due to COVID-19, leaving Ethiopia in a constitutional limbo.

Egypt celebrates Day of Africa

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 11:09 GMT

On May 25, the African countries celebrate the day which marks the anniversary of founding the first joint African organization, namely the Organization of African Unity

China's FM: We will work to implement G20 initiative on debt service suspension

Sun, 24 May 2020 - 12:29 GMT

Wang was responding to a question by MENA correspondent in Beijing about China's ways to support African states' efforts to counter the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

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