Egypt’s FM heads to DR Congo Sunday to attend PRECOP27 conference on 3-4 October

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 10:47 GMT

The meeting comes within the framework of painstaking efforts exerted by Egypt ahead of the global climate conference, which will be held in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm El Sheikh in November, said Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid.

Putting the expansion plan in Africa back on track ,the first EGYPTAIR flight to take off to Kinshasa

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 01:01 GMT

The first EGYPTAIR flight MS863 took off from Cairo International Airport to Kinshasa , the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with the beginning of the operation of the new airline between the two countries, in continuation of the National Company's ambitious plan to expand its network to reach many significant points in Africa.

Egypt, Sudan will be reaching out for int'l organizations to mediate for GERD issue: FM Shoukry

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 09:25 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that Egypt and Sudan next steps after announcing the failing of Kinshasa talks will be coordinating with international organizations and keeping it updated with the latest developments.

Sisi: Egypt has ‘sincere political intention’ to reach fair agreement on GERD

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 12:40 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al Sisi said that Egypt has a ‘sincere political intention’ to reach an agreement regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)

Congo rejects African Union demand to delay final election result

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 - 11:23 GMT

The final tally for the Dec. 30 election is to be released once the Constitutional Court has ruled on challenges to the provisional results.

Congo ruling coalition's presidential candidate to be announced "in the coming hours"

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 11:50 GMT

President Joseph Kabila's ruling coalition in a presidential election in December will be announced "in the coming hours".

Congo orders internet slowdown to restrict social media: telecoms source

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 - 09:47 GMT

Congolese authorities ordered internet capacity be slowed down so that it cannot be used to transmit images via social media.

DR Congo opposition unveil plans to force Kabila out

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 08:34 GMT

The Congolese opposition on Saturday unveiled a rolling programme of strikes and civil disobedience aimed at forcing President Joseph Kabila from power.

Five Congo rangers killed in joint army operation to rescue U.S. journalist

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 11:13 GMT

Five park rangers were killed in a joint operation with the army to rescue an American journalist and three park rangers.