Ethiopia

Professor warns of cracks in saddle dam of Ethiopia's mega hydropower project

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:01 GMT

Sewilam made the observation through images he acquired on Google Maps, making a comparison between those of 2020 and others of 2022.

Egypt’s Sisi offers condolences to Sudan for killing 7 soldiers, one civilian

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 07:42 GMT

Khartoum has accused Addis Ababa of kidnapping and killing seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian in the disputed border area of Fashaqa, summoning the Ethiopian ambassador in Sudan to denounce the killing of soldiers and the civilians, SUNA reported.

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.

Two weeks of Galal's football are enough! EFA discusses sacking the Pharaohs' manager

Fri, 10 Jun 2022 - 02:48 GMT

There are huge rumours that the friendly game against South Korea on 14 June will be Ihab Galal's last game as the manager of the Egyptian national team.

Tanzania aware of Egypt’s concerns about GERD issue: Shoukry

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 02:38 GMT

He added that coordination will be taking place between Egypt and Tanzania during the coming period, stressing the joint cooperation between the two countries in a number of different fields.

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.

Salah-less Egypt faces Ethiopia in Malawi

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Mohamed Salah did not travel with the team to Malawi after picking up an injury in the opening match of the qualifiers.

EU ready to broker solution to Ethiopian Dam crisis affecting Egypt: European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The interview covered the food and energy crises ensued from the Russia-Ukraine War.

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.

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.

'Egypt showed much lenience in negotiations on GERD filling, operation': Irrigation Minister

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

That was during a meeting with the Japanese ambassador.

Expert details updates, speculations on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 04:32 GMT

On February 20, Ethiopia announced it would generate electricity from the dam for the first time through one turbine (out of planned 13).

Unilateral GERD actions part of Ethiopian policy aimed at ‘exploiting int’l rivers’: Egypt

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 - 10:04 GMT

Speaking at the 157th ordinary session of the Council of the League of Arab States at the level of foreign ministers, Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s rejection of Ethiopia’s commencement of operating GERD last month unilaterally.

Egypt to UNSC: Ethiopia violates 2015 Declaration of Principles Agreement on GERD

Sat, 26 Feb 2022 - 02:12 GMT

Ethiopia had stated that power generation from the dam begins on Feb. 20. That is considered a pilot phase as the filling has not reached full capacity and not all turbines have been installed.

Arab Parliament denounces Ethiopia’s unilateral GERD operation as ‘serious violation of Egypt, Sudan water rights’

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 01:33 GMT

The Speaker of the Arab Parliament, Abdel Bin Abdul Rahman Al-Asoumi denounced Ethiopia’s announcement to unilaterally start operating the Renaissance Dam as “a serious violation of water rights of Egypt and Sudan.”

Egypt describes Ethiopia’s unilateral operation of Renaissance Dam as violation of 2015 Declaration of Principles

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 01:57 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a brief comment on the Ethiopian announcement issued Sunday.

22 million Ethiopians to be in need of food aid in 2022: UN report

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 07:03 GMT

The report was issued by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

UN received reports of human rights violations amid war in Ethiopia: Nashif

Fri, 17 Dec 2021 - 02:35 GMT

All parties are accused of committing severe human rights violations due to the crisis in the country, Nashif added.

US calls on Ethiopia's authorities to investigate human rights abuses

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 12:22 GMT

We also urge authorities to investigate these reports to determine their veracity and to commit to inclusive, transparent processes to hold responsible parties accountable."

US Special Envoy for African Horn on tour in Egypt, UAE, Turkey to end conflict in Ethiopia

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:47 GMT

On November 5, 2021, the US Embassy in Addis Ababa called on American citizens to not travel to Ethiopia and consider departing now over insecurity due to the ongoing armed conflict.

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