Africa

Egypt sends 2 jets carrying medical aid to Tanzania

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 01:59 GMT

The move comes upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi within the framework of solidarity with the African peoples during crises.

Egyptian president explains why getting out of poverty in Africa is a hard quest

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 03:19 GMT

The president's comments came during a panel discussion held within the World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El Sheikh.

World Youth Forum releases 4th edition's agenda

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The event will take place on January 10-13 in South Sinai's Sharm El Sheikh.

Egyptian president meets with Chad Transitional Military Council chief

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 02:56 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday Chief of the Chad Transitional Military Council Mahamat Deby at Al Itihadyah presidential palace.

WTO delves deep into suffering of landlocked developing countries

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 02:32 GMT

The world has 32 landlocked developing countries that represent 1.1 percent of global trade, with half of them being African.

Egypt keen on advancing ties with African states - FM

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 03:21 GMT

He also stressed Egypt's commitment to continuing training and capacity-building courses offered to African cadres in the various fields within the framework of solidarity and desired integration.

AU Peace and Security Council highlights CCCPA’s role in climate responses for peace on continent

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 10:48 GMT

The communiqué was adopted at the AU PSC meeting held on 26 November 2021, under the theme “Climate Change and Security: The Need for an Informed Climate-Security-Development Nexus for Africa.”

Egypt officially inaugurates African Union Center for Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 08:24 GMT

The ceremony was attended by a large number of African ambassadors to Cairo, and representatives of donating countries that support the center's activities.

'Egypt supports whatever fulfills the high interest of Libya': Sisi to head of Libyan Presidential Council

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:52 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Tuesday in Cairo Head of the Libyan Presidential Council Mohamed al-Menfy.

Africa’s emissions only 4%, yet continent will be badly affected by climate change: Egyptian Min.

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 03:11 GMT

Africa’s emissions do not exceed 4 percent of the total global emissions, yet the continent will be among the most affected, Egyptian Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad stated.

UNCTAD showcases potential of African Continental Free Trade Agreement

Sun, 19 Dec 2021 - 07:25 GMT

Although the free trade part entails removing tariffs, that is not all.

Egypt rehabilitates power stations, purges Bahr al-Ghazal River, builds 5-star hotel in South Sudan

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 12:18 GMT

Egypt has started three major projects in South Sudan as part of a strategy to support the country.

Egypt, Agence Française de Développement discuss environment issues of African countries

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 01:51 GMT

Christian Yoka offered full readiness to cooperate in the upcoming climate conference COP 27 to support the interests of the African continent.

Egypt’s Sisi to heads of African security, intelligence services: Greater coordination necessary to eliminate sources of terrorism

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Egypt’s General Intelligence Service was handed over the presidency of the CISSA from Nigerian intelligence for a year.

Egypt hosts 4 African Countries to enforce cooperation on MSE development

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 02:31 GMT

"Enforcing economic cooperation with the African continent is an action priority for the Egyptian Government and agrees with the presidential orientations that call for encouraging investments and striking economic and trade integration among African countries and Egypt," said Minister of Trade and Industry and MSMEDA's Executive Director Ms. Nevine Gamea.

Themes of concept sessions held by Egypt during chairmanship of AU Peace and Security Council showcased

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Equally, other activities pertinent to conflicts on the continent took place.

Forum on China-Africa Cooperation lauds Egyptian role in security, stability on continent

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 11:45 GMT

The statement also congratulated Egypt on hosting COP27 in 2022.

Candidacy of Seif al-Islam al-Qaddafi for Libyan presidential election rejected

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 07:58 GMT

Since November 7 until Tuesday, the number of those who filed for candidacy for the presidential election scheduled for December 24 recorded 98.

Egypt, UK hold talks on developments in Sudan, Horn of Africa

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 06:47 GMT

UK Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan Robert Fairweather, and UK Special Envoy for the Red Sea and Horn of Africa Philip Parham visited Egypt on November 24, 2021.

Egypt's Sisi, COMESA secretary-general discuss intra-trade, cross-border infrastructure

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 08:07 GMT

Egypt will spare no effort to develop the agenda of COMESA, especially economic and regional integration, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi told the secretary-general of the bloc on Tuesday.

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