Africa

African Peace, Security Council adopts ‘Cairo Road Map to Strengthen UN Peacekeeping Operations': Ambassador

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 03:00 GMT

The African Peace and Security Council unanimously adopted the "Cairo Road Map to Strengthen UN Peacekeeping Operations" document.

Egypt’s Sisi calls for advancing Africa’s infrastructure, energy networks to face repercussions of COVID-19

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 12:49 GMT

The President welcomed the effort made to follow up on the results of the first Coordination Meeting chaired by his Excellency in July 2019 in Niger.

African-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce launched Oct. 20

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The African-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce was launched on Tuesday by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro.

Egyptian peacekeeper killed in terrorist attack in Mali, UN Secretary-General offers condolences

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 11:12 GMT

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the attacks, offering his condolences to the peoples and governments of Egypt and Mali, according to a statement from the UN spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric.

Egypt trains 53 women from 19 African countries on ways of withstanding COVID-19 social and economic impacts

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 10:59 GMT

This initiative works on consolidating Egyptian-African relations.

Egypt's NIGSD holds 5th webinar on social, economic impacts of COVID-19 on African women

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 01:42 GMT

Meeting comes as part of institute's training efforts provided across Africa through training network of management institutes in Africa, says Hala El-Said

AU lifts Mali suspension, sanctions after formation of transitional gov't

Fri, 09 Oct 2020 - 11:18 GMT

In a session chaired by Egypt, Egypt's Permanent Envoy to the AU Ambassador Osmaa Abdel Khalek congratulated the Mali people for returning back to the pan-African body.

Egypt affirms its full support for Mali's stability: FM

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 01:02 GMT

Furthermore, Shoukry congratulates his Malian counterpart on taking office as Foreign Minister of Mali in the transitional government.

Six teens arrested for harassing African girl in Egypt

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 02:33 GMT

Video footage went viral on Facebook on September 29, showing a group of teenagers harassing an African girl near a tuk-tuk, while she was returning home from her work.

Egypt, Kenya discuss implementing Sisi's initiative to treat HCV African patients

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The meeting tackled ways of supporting Kenya's health sector amid the outbreak of the coronavirus and its impact on various sectors.

In message to Sisi, President of Democratic Republic of Congo supports Egypt’s stance in GERD issue

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 04:02 GMT

The message was delivered by Jean-Claude Kabongo, special investment adviser to Congolese president in a meeting attended by Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry in Cairo.

Egypt’s Deputy Foreign Minister, AU official tackle developments in Mali

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 11:01 GMT

They tackled the current preparations for holding the annual coordination summit between AU and regional economic blocs as well as preparations for the African-European summit.

Angolan ambassador thanks Egypt for its anti-coronavirus aid supply

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 11:51 GMT

Angolan Embassy in Egypt said the aid comes within the framework of an initiative from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi that aims to support more than 30 African countries.

Egypt sends medical aid to 30 African countries

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 07:18 GMT

The Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi directed the government to send medical aids to 30 African countries to help them contain the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) as part of the Egyptian contribution to the African Union COVID-19 Response Fund.

Egypt’s Sisi directs government to complete construction of Tanzania’s Julius Nyerere Hydropower Plant in higher quality

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 03:52 GMT

The plant aims to produce electrical power with a capacity of 2,115 megawatts and is being implemented at a cost of $2.9 billion.

Libyan army worried about security chaos in Tripoli

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 11:46 GMT

“We’re closely following up developments taking place in Tripoli,” said the General Command in a statement Monday.

Egypt to offer 23 African countries medical aid worth US$ 2.2M: PM

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 12:36 GMT

Egypt has already sent US$ 1.6 medical aid to ten African countries to curb the repercussions of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Russia studying exporting COVID-19 vaccine to Egypt, other African states

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 10:21 GMT

Moscow is expected to export the Russian vaccine in November or December after covering all of Russia in October.

Governmental neighborhood in Egypt's New Capital completed by 95%: official

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 12:19 GMT

The government will move from Cairo to the New Administrative Capital mid-2021.

Egypt, Sudan determined to bring their nations closer than ever with electric, railway tie-up

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 07:09 GMT

Railway and electrical tie-up are some of ambitious projects discussed by Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly and Sudanese officials in strong determination to bring Egypt and Sudan closer than ever.

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