Africa

Sudan reveals ‘diplomatic move’ to involve international community in Ethiopian Dam dispute

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Yet, the ministry indicated that Sudan still adopts the principle of African solutions for African issues by demanding a bigger role for African experts affiliated to the African Union (AU).

Overview of Egypt’s fish farming, fishing industry in Egypt

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 01:34 GMT

Egypt ranks first in Africa and sixth globally in fish farming.

Anti-COVID-19 vaccine to be available in Africa on large scale by 2023: WHO

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:56 GMT

"The world is on the verge of a moral catastrophic failure that will undermine lives and living conditions in poor countries," the WHO director-general showcased.

5 Egyptian airports received health accreditation from ACI

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The AHA accreditation was launched for a safe travel amid the rising risk of infection with Coronavirus pandemic.

Egypt, EBRD eye cooperation in Africa, Green Recovery

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:40 GMT

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has praised Egypt’s Green Recovery strategy and welcomed joint cooperation to discover opportunities in Africa.

Egypt's pres. asserts full support to activation of African Continental Free Trade Area

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 01:57 GMT

The president underlined that stability is crucial for creating a suitable environment for the success of the pact.

African free trade area chief to visit Cairo Saturday

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 03:51 GMT

During his visit to Egypt, the AFCFTA secretary-general is set to b hold a series of key meetings pursuant to the African Free Trade Agreement, which is brought into effect as of the beginning of 2021.

Ethiopian military jet infringes Sudanese airspace in 'dangerous escalation'

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

The ministry urged the Ethiopian side not to repeat such hostile acts in the future.

Six-party meeting for Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD to convene Sunday

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

This new round of meetings comes under the presidency of South Africa, which currently chairs the African Union, and aims to reach a binding agreement on the rules for filling and operating the Renaissance Dam.

Egyptian ambassador attends inauguration ceremony of Ghana’s President

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 08:00 GMT

Hanna voiced President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s congratulations to his Ghanaian counterpart, affirming Egypt’s support for the development of the African continent.

Egypt's President Sisi holds meeting with Chief of General Intelligence

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 04:11 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting on Wednesday with Chief of General Intelligence Abbas Kamel.

Egypt condemns attacks in Niger killing 100 villagers

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 10:33 GMT

The assaults took place Sunday by 100 militants who were riding motorbikes.

BENYA Empowers African Youth through ‘Africa IoT & Ai Challenge’

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 03:47 GMT

After the great success of the Arab IoT & Ai Challenge that started 2 years ago in the MENA region, it is a pleasure to announce the official launching of the Africa IoT & Ai Challenge.

African Union calls Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia for meeting on Renaissance Dam Jan. 3

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 02:28 GMT

The meeting is the first after talks have been suspended for a month.

Egypt's Irrigation Ministry overviews hundreds of joint water projects accomplished in fellow African states

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 12:05 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty held Sunday a meeting with the ministry's senior officials.

More than 2.6 mn coronavirus cases across Africa

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 08:55 GMT

Africa CDC reported 2,623,086 total cases and 61,954 total deaths Saturday. South Africa has the highest number of cases, at 994,911, with 26,276 deaths.

Egypt’s Sisi, DRC counterpart discuss African issues

Sat, 26 Dec 2020 - 04:12 GMT

Both leaders tackled a number of regional and continental files of common interest, especially the upcoming DRC presidency of the African Union (AU) for the year 2021.

Egypt takes part in launching ‘Perception of Poverty in Africa’ for 2020

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 02:58 GMT

There are millions of Africans suffering from hunger, lack of electricity, and insecurity.

Region housing Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam witnesses armed ethnic conflict

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 12:39 GMT

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stated that forces have been deployed in the region experiencing ethnic tensions.

Egypt supports Democratic Congo to chair African Union in 2021

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 02:33 GMT

A Congolese delegation visited Cairo on Wednesday to explore ways of cooperation.

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