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Egypt eager for stepping up economic cooperation with South Africa: FM

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 - 09:50 GMT

The minister's statements came during a meeting with his African counterpart Naledi Pandor.

Nigeria edge South Africa on penalties to reach Cup of Nations final

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 - 08:29 GMT

Nigeria had lost five of their previous six semi-finals at the continental finals and rode their luck in this one to book a place in Sunday's decider against either hosts Ivory Coast or the Democratic Republic of Congo, who meet later on Wednesday.

Egypt welcomes ICJ ruling of ‘provisional measures’ order against Israel over ‘genocidal acts’

Fri, 26 Jan 2024 - 03:41 GMT

Egypt confirmed that it was looking forward to a ruling of an immediate ceasefire in Gaza by the court as it ruled in similar cases, as the request for a ceasefire is considered a main guarantee for the implementation of the necessary and provisional measures to protect Palestinian civilians in the Gaza Strip.

ICJ rules in favor of ‘provisional measures’ order against Israel over ‘genocidal acts’

Fri, 26 Jan 2024 - 02:34 GMT

Israel shall take all necessary measures to prevent acts of genocide against Palestinians, especially murder - physical and psychological abuse – prevent imposing conditions conducive to genocide or imposing conditions to prevent birth.

Susan Sarandon, Cynthia Nixon, Khalid Abdalla, Tobias Menzies, Charles Dance, Carice van Houten, Lena Headey support South Africa's case charging Israel with genocide in Gaza

Sat, 20 Jan 2024 - 10:35 GMT

Susan Sarandon, Cynthia Nixon, Khalid Abdalla, Tobias Menzies, Charles Dance, Carice van Houten and Lena Headey support South Africa's case charging Israel with genocide in Gaza.

We brought evidence to ICJ proves Israel’s crimes in Gaza, South African Ministry of Justice

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 11:17 GMT

Spokesman for the South African Ministry of Justice, Christine Phiri, said that his country had brought before the International Court of Justice all the crimes of genocide committed by Israel against the Palestinians in Gaza.

South Africa case against Israel at ICJ draw world attention to ‘genocide’ in Gaza

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 10:12 GMT

The case filed by South Africa before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), in which Israel is accused of committing genocide against the Palestinians, has received international acclaim since its announcement, until the start of its first session, Thursday.

Egypt’s Al Azhar supports South Africa’s legal case against Israel before ICJ

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 04:43 GMT

Al Azhar affirmed that South Africa’s stance represents the free will of the world and its consciousness which rejects all scenes of killings and destruction and bloodshed by Israeli entity against the Palestinians, amid the world’s silence.

ICJ holds 2 public hearings in South Africa's genocide case against Israel

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 08:21 GMT

Hearings are scheduled to be held Thursday at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to consider the case filed by South Africa, accusing Israel of committing genocide in Gaza Strip.

President Sisi, Ramaphosa agree on necessity to reduce violence in Gaza

Wed, 18 Oct 2023 - 09:33 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi discussed with South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa current regional situation and the continuing escalations in the Gaza Strip.

Inviting Egypt to BRICS group formulates more inclusive, just int’l economic system: Foreign Ministry

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 - 03:31 GMT

The Declaration was given at the BRICS Summit 2023, which was held in South Africa on Thursday. The Bloc, which consists of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, will be joined by other six countries.

Indian PM welcomes Egypt to join BRICS group

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 - 03:24 GMT

“On the occasion of the 15th anniversary of BRICS, we have taken the decision to expand this forum. India has always fully supported this expansion. Such an expansion will make BRICS stronger and more effective,” said Modi on his X (formerly known as Twitter) account, on Thursday.

Russian President in 2023 BRICS Summit: We cooperate with Egypt in building Dabaa NPP

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 - 03:16 GMT

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa declared an invitation to Egypt, Argentina, Saudi Arabia, and UAE to be full members at BRICS as of January 1, 2024. The president also declared the outcome of the 15th BRICS summit.

BRICS Welcomes Egypt: Redefining economic alliances, accelerating development

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 - 01:02 GMT

Egypt's strategic move to join the BRICS alliance underscores its commitment to shaping a more balanced and multipolar global economy.

President Sisi appreciates confidence of BRICS member states after offering Egypt’s membership

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 - 12:00 GMT

“I value the declaration by the BRICS group to invite Egypt to join its membership as of January 2024. We appreciate the confidence of all BRICS member states with whom we share robust relations,” said President El-Sisi on Thursday.

High-level meeting in Paris highlights close relations between Egypt, South Africa

Sat, 24 Jun 2023 - 04:37 GMT

The discussions also focused on strengthening economic and developmental cooperation and increasing trade among African countries.

Egypt’s Sisi, South Africa’s Ramaphosa discuss food, energy conditions

Tue, 16 May 2023 - 06:24 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received a phone call from South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday, wheee they discussed means to enhance bilateral cooperation in politics, economy, and trade.

Did migrations occur in Africa 65,000 years ago? Discovered tools explain

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 12:21 GMT

The similarities in their tool-making technique point to an ancient, far-reaching communication network.

Two Egyptian students who were kidnapped in South Africa released

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 - 10:24 GMT

Two students Moamen Haitham Kamel Gaber and Fadi Saeed Al Hadi Mohamed Mahmoud were kidnapped at dawn on Saturday, May 14, 2022.

Sisi offers sincerest condolences to S. African president over flood victims

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 08:56 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi offered his sincerest condolences to his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa over the victims of floods that have recently hit the eastern coastal city of Durban, causing heavy casualties and property loss.