Africa

Congolese official visits Egypt to discuss Ethiopian Dam within AU chairmanship

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 01:31 GMT

The Egyptian side expressed support to a Sudanese proposal.

60 floors built in Egypt's 'Iconic Tower' lying in New Administrative Capital

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 12:47 GMT

It is located in the New Administrative Capital's Business Neighborhood in specific.

Sudan rejects mediation in border conflict with Ethiopia 'at this stage'

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 02:33 GMT

The ministry stipulated that Ethiopia eyes occupying Sudanese lands saying that deploying the army in Al Fashaqa district is final and shall not be revisited.

Egyptian Pres. discusses with Centcom commander developments in Horn of Africa, East Mediterranean

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Monday Commander of the U.S. Central Command Kenneth McKenzie Jr. in Cairo.

Sisi emphasizes digital transformation, constitutional reviews in preparatory meeting for African constitutional courts

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 02:38 GMT

Common constitutional basis that reflect an African vision should be laid to counter the challenges facing the continent, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said in the online preparatory meeting of the heads of African constitutional courts on Saturday.

Egypt's foreign ministry discloses content of 2nd Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 03:17 GMT

The second edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development will be held in a hybrid fashion but mainly virtually on March 1-5.

Egypt ranks 1st in Arab World, 3rd in Africa in population size: study

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 08:20 GMT

The study is based on a global ranking indicating that the North African Arab state ranks 14th globally.

Sudan warns of Ethiopian dam filling without 'legal binding agreement'

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 04:03 GMT

The ministry added that it is not possible to postpone setting up the marks designating the borders between Sudan and Ethiopia in Fashaqa District.

Sudan condemns recurring Ethiopian attacks on Fashaqa

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 10:43 GMT

Sudan described its neighboring country's behavior as "a direct violation of Sudan's sovereignty."

Egypt elected to chair 5th session of UN Peacebuilding Commission

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 01:26 GMT

Egypt pledged to continue working on mobilizing international support for peace building in countries affected by conflicts, especially in Africa, which occupies the largest share of the committee's work program.

Egypt re-elected member of African Conference Bureau for 2021

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 01:18 GMT

The members of the bureau represent the five regions of the continent.

Egypt condemns bombing of Tunisian military vehicle

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt renewed its refutation of such terrorist practices.

Egypt’s President Sisi receives written message from Nigerian counterpart

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 09:50 GMT

The message was delivered by Nigerian Ambassador Joseph Kishi.

Sudan dispatches delegations to regional countries to clarify situation of borders with Ethiopia

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 02:57 GMT

In a bid to raise awareness on what is happening on the Sudanese-Ethiopian borders, Sudan is dispatching delegations to certain countries to clarify the situation.

Sudan reveals ‘diplomatic move’ to involve international community in Ethiopian Dam dispute

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Yet, the ministry indicated that Sudan still adopts the principle of African solutions for African issues by demanding a bigger role for African experts affiliated to the African Union (AU).

Overview of Egypt’s fish farming, fishing industry in Egypt

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 01:34 GMT

Egypt ranks first in Africa and sixth globally in fish farming.

Anti-COVID-19 vaccine to be available in Africa on large scale by 2023: WHO

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:56 GMT

"The world is on the verge of a moral catastrophic failure that will undermine lives and living conditions in poor countries," the WHO director-general showcased.

5 Egyptian airports received health accreditation from ACI

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The AHA accreditation was launched for a safe travel amid the rising risk of infection with Coronavirus pandemic.

Egypt, EBRD eye cooperation in Africa, Green Recovery

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:40 GMT

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has praised Egypt’s Green Recovery strategy and welcomed joint cooperation to discover opportunities in Africa.

Egypt's pres. asserts full support to activation of African Continental Free Trade Area

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 01:57 GMT

The president underlined that stability is crucial for creating a suitable environment for the success of the pact.

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