Africa

Egypt to host African Space Agency headquarters

Tue, 24 Jan 2023 - 11:02 GMT

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Ayman Ashour said space technology and the African Space Agency (AfSA) receive significant attention and support from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli.

Egyptian, Somalian PMs attend signing ceremony of 4 MoUs

Tue, 10 Jan 2023 - 02:20 GMT

The MoUs would go into effect between 2023 and 2026.

Newly-appointed Chinese FM to visit Egypt within African tour

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 - 06:17 GMT

Newly-appointed Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs Qin Gang is holding on January 9-16 a tour in Africa.

Egypt affirms readiness to assist Somalia with combating terrorism, overcoming challenges ensued from drought

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 - 05:45 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday with his Somalian counterpart Absher Omar Gamea to confer over bolstering bilateral relations and coordination on matters of mutual interest.

Egypt condemns car bomb attacks carried out by Al Qaeda-affiliated group in Somalia

Wed, 04 Jan 2023 - 02:41 GMT

The ministry also called on the international community to deter terrorism and eliminate its sources.

Egypt invests LE106M in irrigation works in Africa in 2022

Thu, 29 Dec 2022 - 03:23 GMT

Egypt also delivered training to African human resources.

7 highlights of Egypt's 'Waste 50 by 2050' initiative in Africa

Tue, 27 Dec 2022 - 12:26 GMT

Egypt shed the light on the waste management issue, given its social and environmental dimensions, in addition to its economic opportunities in the field of recycling and the inclusion of the private sector.

President Sisi briefed on Egyptian delegation's visit to Tanzania

Sun, 25 Dec 2022 - 05:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Sunday with Minister of Housing Assem al-Gazar who was part of the delegation that attended the inauguration of Julius Nyerere Dam.

Tanzania to begin filling of dam constructed by Egyptian coalition, Egypt's FM to attend ceremony

Wed, 21 Dec 2022 - 02:24 GMT

The ceremony will take place on December 22.

UNGA endorses Egypt's reelection as member of Peacebuilding Commission for 2023, 2024

Wed, 21 Dec 2022 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt's Envoy at the United Nations Osama Abdel Khaleq stated that the reelection is the outcome of the voting of the African group in New York.

US-African summit reflects world’s growing interest towards Africa: Egyptian Presidential Spox

Fri, 16 Dec 2022 - 02:23 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi called for adopting development mechanisms to reduce the debt burden in a way that eases this burden for the African nations through writing off or swapping external debts, or easy repayment.

Egypt’s Sisi calls upon major countries’ support for Africa to reduce food instability

Fri, 16 Dec 2022 - 12:57 GMT

“International statistics […] indicate that the number of people suffering from food insecurity around the world increased to 800 million people in 2022, with an increase of 150 million from 2019. Africa has more than a third of this number. Here, the question must be raised: How can a continent like Africa not produce its own food? How can a nation that does not produce its own food reap the fruits of economic development, or secure stability to build the future?” said President Sisi.

Egyptian lawmakers highlight importance of US-Africa summit in supporting Africa's development

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 11:49 GMT

A number of 49 African heads of state were invited to summit, which the parliamentarians saw as a step towards building more partnerships, and supporting the development paths in the African continent.

Egyptian presidency's spox reveals agenda of Sisi on sidelines of U.S.-Africa Summit

Wed, 14 Dec 2022 - 11:21 GMT

The president is similarly scheduled to attend the closing session of the U.S.-Africa Business Forum, which will also be attended by President Biden.

Egypt condoles with Congo over victims of floods, landslides

Wed, 14 Dec 2022 - 11:19 GMT

In a statement on Wednesday, the Foreign Ministry underlined Egypt's support for Congo in confronting flash floods and landslides that his the country, leaving behind victims and severe structural damage.

Conference of Muslim Scholars kicked off in Africa for the first time

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 07:34 GMT

For the first time in the history of Africa, senior muftis, Ulamas and ministers of religious affairs in African countries met.

Egyptian, Zambian ICT ministers sign MoU to achieve cooperation in 8 fields

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 10:56 GMT

The two ministers held talks on executive mechanisms.

Egypt welcomes inking framework agreement in Sudan

Mon, 05 Dec 2022 - 12:20 GMT

Egypt welcomed inking a framework agreement on the transitional period in Sudan.

Egypt seeks to implement utility projects in Arab, African countries

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 11:01 GMT

Egypt targets to implement utility projects in Arab and African countries, aiming to support financial resources of Egyptian companies.

Egypt, African Electrotechnical Standardization Commission sign MoU

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 - 05:38 GMT

Egypt and the African Electrotechnical Standardization Commission signed Tuesday an MoU.

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