South Sudan's Salva Kiir says in Cairo visit Ethiopian PM failed to keep negotiations promise

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 07:32 GMT

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir said in a Sunday press conference with his Egyptian counterpart that Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed had promised him to resume negotiations with Egypt and Sudan on Renaissance Dam after the formation of a new government but failed to keep his promise.

Egypt's FM urges support for Sudan at high-level meeting on sidelines of UNGA

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 10:51 GMT

A virtual high-level meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Sudan was attended Thursday by Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, where he said the video conference was a chance for international partners to support Sudan during the transitional phase.

Sudan: Coup attempt organizers arrested

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 10:20 GMT

According to the Sudanese News Agency, military and security authorities have foiled the coup attempt and now the situation is under control.

In Pics: Sudanese amb. in Cairo says Modern Egypt witnessing unprecedented development

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 10:15 GMT

Sudanese Ambassador in Cairo Mohamed Elias said modern Egypt is witnessing unprecedented development.

Cairo welcomes UN Security Council presidential statement on GERD

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 09:53 GMT

Egypt has welcomed the UN Security Council statement issued, Wednesday on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) encouraging all three countries [Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopian] to resume negotiations

Egypt sends last 3 military aircrafts to Sudan ending humanitarian air bridge between the two countries

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 05:26 GMT

Egypt sent three military aircrafts, Wednesday carrying urgent humanitarian aid to Sudan ending an air bridge that was extended over the two past days, according to Egyptian military spokesman.

Egypt operates 2nd air bridge of humanitarian aid to Sudan

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 09:23 GMT

The aid is offered by the Ministry of Defense and Military Production and the Egyptian Red Crescent.

Photos: Egypt sends tons of humanitarian aid to Sudan via military planes

Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 10:40 GMT

This comes “within the framework of Egypt’s support and solidarity with the brotherly Sudanese people in various crises and adversities,” the spokesman said.

Shoukry: Egypt shows solidarity with Sudan in wake of floods

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 06:48 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed on Tuesday with his Sudanese counterpart Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi the situation in Sudan in the wake of floods that hit several Sudanese states.

Egypt condoles with Sudan over victims of floods

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 02:32 GMT

As total of 52 people, including a woman and her child, have died from the floods, spokesman of the National Council for Civil Defense Abdel Galil Abdel Rahim said

Tunisia had hoped for GERD agreement instead of Security Council escalation: Tunisian amb.

Sat, 14 Aug 2021 - 12:14 GMT

Tunisia “did not wish” that the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam’s issue would have escalated to the Security Council and had hoped a legally-binding agreement could have been reached to guarantee “Ethiopia’s right to development and the two downstream nations’ to water.”

Khartoum seeks to reach a diplomatic solution to GERD: Sudanese FM

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 07:18 GMT

She affirmed her country’s firm position towards a binding legal agreement on filling and operating the controversial Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

PM Madbouli says Egypt supports South Sudan's efforts to achieve peace

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Madbouli made the remarks during a joint press conference with South Sudan's Vice President James Wani Igga in Cairo at the conclusion of the first session talks of the Egyptian-South Sudanese higher committee.

Preparatory meetings of Egypt-South Sudan joint committee kick off

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The meeting came upon directives from Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli to start holding the meetings of the joint committee.

Egypt works with 5 fellow African states to build satellite tracking climate change

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 02:54 GMT

Those are Ghana, Sudan, Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda.

Pics: Sudanese FM visits Aswan Botanical Garden

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 04:58 GMT

The Aswan Botanical Garden includes 720 rare plant species, and is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in Aswan.

Russia calls on Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to take responsible approach to resolving water dispute

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 - 12:08 GMT

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova stressed that Russia takes an equal stance regarding the differences between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt over the Renaissance Dam, calling on all parties to take a responsible approach to resolving the water dispute.

US, DRC discuss importance of reducing GERD conflict between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 09:54 GMT

"Both leaders expressed their commitment to working together so that the DRC can realize its vast potential and continue on a positive trajectory,” the US Department of State said.

Maait: Enhancing economic cooperation with Sudan aims at activating bilateral trade

Sun, 18 Jul 2021 - 03:57 GMT

This came in a statement released by the Finance Ministry on Sunday on the outcome of Maait's meeting with Head of the Sudanese Customs Authority Bashir Al Taher and his accompanying delegation.

Ethiopian Dam cut Blue Nile annual inflow by 50%: Sudan's Roseires Dam admin.

Sun, 18 Jul 2021 - 09:23 GMT

Roseires Dam administration warned that the delay in the negotiations resumption puts the Sudanese hydropower plant in peril.