Africa

Egypt’s Sisi, Angola’s Lourenço discuss African development, security

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 - 07:31 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said on Wednesday he was honored to be the first Egyptian president to have visited Angola. Egypt

Egypt’s Sisi discusses with African leaders mediation between Russia, Ukraine

Mon, 05 Jun 2023 - 06:41 GMT

The President stressed that Egypt has adopted a balanced position since the outbreak of the crisis based on the importance of respecting the principles of international law, settling conflicts through peaceful means, allowing the language of dialogue to prevail and mobilizing international efforts to reach a solution that takes into account the concerns of all parties so as to ensure achieving international stability and security.

Egypt, African Association for Automotive Manufacturers sign MoU on technical support for AIDP

Mon, 05 Jun 2023 - 01:54 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli attended Sunday evening the signing of an MoU between the automotive unit at the Ministry of Trade and Industry, and the African Association for Automotive Manufacturers (AAAM).

Mauritanian president commends Egypt's patience, wisdom on Ethiopian Dam dispute

Sun, 04 Jun 2023 - 01:46 GMT

The two chiefs of state tackled the conditions of Libya and Sudan as well as the "Nile Water" issue.

Egyptian ambassador discusses infrastructure projects with South Sudanese Vice-President

Wed, 31 May 2023 - 11:06 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Juba Moataz Mostafa Abdel Qader met Tuesday with South Sudanese Vice-President for Infrastructure Cluster Taban Deng Gai.

UNHCR’s Grandi appeals for support for Egypt as it hosts refugees fleeing Sudan

Tue, 30 May 2023 - 03:23 GMT

More than 170,000 people have entered Egypt since the conflict started on 15 April.

UN High Commissioner for Refugees visits Egypt to discuss cooperation amid Sudanese crisis

Sun, 28 May 2023 - 10:50 GMT

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, arrived in Egypt on an official three-day visit from 27 – 29 May.

Egyptian president inaugurates €80M Quartz Industrial Complex at Ain Sokhna

Thu, 25 May 2023 - 12:07 GMT

It is the first of its kind in the world, as it carries out all the processing phases of the mineral. It is also the only quartz plant in Africa and the Middle East.

Rwandan chief of staff visits Egypt to take part in Military Cooperation Committee meeting

Wed, 24 May 2023 - 12:58 GMT

Chief of Staff Osama Askar met Rwandan counterpart Jean Bosco Kazura who is visiting Egypt to attend the closing session of the second meeting of the Egyptian-Rwandan Military Cooperation Committee.

Egypt calls Ethiopian statement 'desperate attempt to sabotage Arab-African relations'

Wed, 24 May 2023 - 10:51 GMT

The ambassador pointed out that the statement included falsehoods pertinent to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt continues to support Africa’s economic development efforts: El-Sisi

Tue, 23 May 2023 - 02:04 GMT

Under the theme of “Mobilizing Private Sector Financing for Climate and Green Growth in Africa,” the meetings aim to explore practical ways to support and boost Africa’s climate financing

Amid Sudanese crisis: UNHCR supports Egyptian Red Crescent with over LE50M

Tue, 23 May 2023 - 09:21 GMT

The partnership supports the ERC's response on borders.

Egypt ready to provide Mauritania with technical support in vital sectors: FM

Tue, 16 May 2023 - 12:50 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation, and Mauritanian Expatriates Salem Ould Marzouk.

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.

Egyptian president receives message from South Sudanese counterpart

Tue, 09 May 2023 - 10:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Tuesday Major Tutkew Gatluak, advisor to South Sudanese president for security affairs.

Egyptian FM delivers message from President Sisi to Chadian chief of state

Mon, 08 May 2023 - 03:00 GMT

President Deby expressed his deep appreciation for the Egyptian chief of state for sending the minister of foreign affairs to Chad in this timing where Sudan is experiencing a very dire security and political challenge.

Egypt welcomes launching of preliminary talks between Sudanese warring parties in Saudi Arabia

Sun, 07 May 2023 - 10:23 GMT

The statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed hope that the meetings would produce a comprehensive permanent ceasefire.

Egypt's Sameh Shokry contacts Sudan's Burhan, Dagalo amid deadly conflict

Thu, 04 May 2023 - 06:38 GMT

The minister underscored Egypt's deep concern about the persistence of military confrontations, which has incurred deaths among civilians.

Egypt's FM makes phone calls to 7 counterparts ahead of meeting on Syria, Sudan

Thu, 04 May 2023 - 04:48 GMT

The meeting is scheduled for May 7.

Egyptian FM, Josep Borrell confer over conflict in Sudan

Tue, 02 May 2023 - 06:27 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday a phone call from High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell.

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