Africa

Egypt’s FM to meet Somali Minister of State in Cairo

Fri, 04 Dec 2020 - 04:32 GMT

In March 2019, Shoukry held a meeting with his Somali counterpart Ahmed Eissa Awad and voiced Egyptian support to Somalia to rebuild its state institutions and achieve security and stability.

Egyptian Armed Forces carries out research on cooperation with Nile Basin countries

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The project was carried out by top strategic experts and researchers in the field of national security.

10 messages Sisi sent from South Sudan

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 11:46 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi returned to Egypt Saturday after a one-day visit to South Sudan, where he met with President Salva Kirr and solidify joint relations.

Overview of health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The Egyptian national TV aired on Sunday a report about the health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states.

Egypt's president heads to South Sudan to meet counterpart

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 - 07:58 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi headed Saturday to the South Sudanese capital, Juba, to meet his counterpart Salva Kiir.

President al-Sisi, S. African president discuss bilateral ties, continental issues

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 11:51 GMT

The two also discuss means of boosting economic and development cooperation among African countries, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady said.

Pharco to localize manufacture of Covid-19 vaccine, export to Africa

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 12:32 GMT

Pharco pharmaceutical company aims to localize the manufacture of the novel coronavirus vaccine and export it to Africa, head of the firm, Sherin Helmy, said Monday.

Egypt's Sisi extends condolences to Mali on passing of ex-pres. Amadou Toumani Toure

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 08:11 GMT

The president said in a message that Egypt would never forget the efforts of Toure in reinforcing bilateral relations.

Egypt's Sisi receives former Namibian pres. Sam Nujoma

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 02:19 GMT

They exchanged views on a number of African affairs, particularly the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Joint higher committee of agriculture, irrigation ministries discuss modernizing, upgrading irrigation systems

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:03 GMT

They agreed on forming joint committees of officials and specialists from both ministries to follow up the Egyptian farms in Africa.

Youth accounts for 65% of African population, provides a demographic advantage

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 09:42 GMT

During the speech, El-Said said that African countries have great economic and human potential, alongside the continent’s distinct geographical location and many natural and human resources.

Five ways Africa’s antiquities end up in Europe

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Africa has suffered greatly from Western colonialism. During this period, colonialism stole the past of these nations and their future.

Irrigation ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan discuss negotiation mechanism to resume talks

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Sunday's meeting is the outcome of another that took place on October 27.

Sisi emphasizes Egypt-Sudan railway, electrical linkage to be expedited in meeting with Burhan

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:25 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi stressed that joint development projects will be expedited as he met with Chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan Abdel Fattah al-Burhan on Tuesday.

Deputy minister clarifies progress rate of 'Africa's Tallest Tower' construction

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 10:13 GMT

The tower lies within the business neighborhood of NAC and is one of 20 prospective towers in the area.

African Peace, Security Council adopts ‘Cairo Road Map to Strengthen UN Peacekeeping Operations': Ambassador

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 03:00 GMT

The African Peace and Security Council unanimously adopted the "Cairo Road Map to Strengthen UN Peacekeeping Operations" document.

Egypt’s Sisi calls for advancing Africa’s infrastructure, energy networks to face repercussions of COVID-19

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 12:49 GMT

The President welcomed the effort made to follow up on the results of the first Coordination Meeting chaired by his Excellency in July 2019 in Niger.

African-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce launched Oct. 20

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The African-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce was launched on Tuesday by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro.

Egyptian peacekeeper killed in terrorist attack in Mali, UN Secretary-General offers condolences

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 11:12 GMT

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the attacks, offering his condolences to the peoples and governments of Egypt and Mali, according to a statement from the UN spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric.

Egypt trains 53 women from 19 African countries on ways of withstanding COVID-19 social and economic impacts

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 10:59 GMT

This initiative works on consolidating Egyptian-African relations.

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