Africa

Sudan calls back ambassador to Ethiopia over abduction, killing of 7 soldiers, civilian

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Monday that it is calling back its ambassador to Ethiopia over the latter's "public execution" of seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian that it had kidnapped on June 22, 2022.

Egyptian president urges African states to take quick, effective steps to counter food crisis ensued from global tensions

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 01:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi delivered Tuesday a speech at the opening of the third edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

Egypt is proud to be second homeland for 6M refugees: Foreign Ministry

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 02:03 GMT

On the occasion of the World Refugee Day, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a statement Monday.

Highlights: How Egypt increases exports to Africa’s markets

Sat, 18 Jun 2022 - 01:09 GMT

Egypt is currently seeking to increase its exports to international markets, and with a special scope on Africa’s markets.

Egyptian president reiterates to Tanzanian FM stance on water security in view of Ethiopian Dam crisis

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 02:37 GMT

President Sisi Tanzanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Liberata Mulamula at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace.

Egypt's FM holds talks with African Group of Negotiators on Climate Change

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 02:02 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs and President Designate of COP 27 Sameh Shokry met Wednesday the African Group of Negotiators on Climate Change (AGN).

Egypt’s health Min. says cooperation with Foreign Min. on going to share 30M anti-COVID-19 doses with African nations

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 03:25 GMT

Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said, Monday that coordination is being made with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to provide 30 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to ‘brotherly nations’ in Africa.

Egypt ready to provide medical treatment to Malawian patients in its hospitals

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 02:44 GMT

The two ministers also discussed cooperation in the field of drug production.

Egypt seeks vaccine partnership to localize industry in Africa: Presidential Health advisor

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 10:10 GMT

He explained that only 17 percent received COVID vaccination in Africa, due to the lack of availability despite the abundance of funds, adding that it is very important to settle vaccines manufacturing in the continent.

Egypt submits request to WHO to be declared free of hepatitis C

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Acting Minister of Health and Population Khaled Abdel Ghaffar made the statement Sunday at Africa Health ExCon held by the Egyptian Authority for Unified Procurement (UPA) in Cairo.

Nobel Prize Laureate Harvey Alter hails Egypt for combating hepatitis C

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 01:18 GMT

Alter and two other scientists were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 2020 for the discovery of hepatitis C virus.

Egypt to supply fellow African states with 30M doses of anti-COVID-19 vaccines: President Sisi

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 12:28 GMT

The president made the announcement at Africa Health ExCon held by the Egyptian Authority for Unified Procurement (UPA).

Egyptian president discusses regional, global crises with EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi.

Egypt on right track for development: AU Commissioner for Trade and Industry Albert Muchanga

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 08:44 GMT

Egypt is on the right track for achieving development, said AU Commissioner for Trade and Industry Albert Muchanga on Wednesday.

Egyptian investments in Africa record $13B

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 05:00 GMT

Al Wathiq Billah pointed to the importance of raising intra-African trade rates, which amount to only 18 percent of the total volume of trade in the continent.

PM presses for accelerating pace of integration in Africa

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 06:01 GMT

During the meeting, the premier pressed for strengthening economic cooperation among African countries and reinforcing relations among business communities.

Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam general manager says no water to reach Egypt, Sudan in time of drought

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 01:33 GMT

Ethiopia has been rejecting to sign of a legally binding agreement on the filling and operation of the dam.

Sisi meets African judges ahead of establishing Union for African State Council and Administrative Courts

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 03:20 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi told heads of African state councils and supreme administrative courts in Egypt to establish a union of their judicial institutions that the step would spread legal awareness and push African action.

Discussed: How Egypt protects routes of birds migrating from Europe to Africa

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 09:32 GMT

Egypt, especially the Red Sea, is one of the most important stops for birds migrating in the spring and autumn from Europe to Africa and vice versa.

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