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Egypt’s President Sisi receives written message from Nigerian counterpart

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 09:50 GMT

The message was delivered by Nigerian Ambassador Joseph Kishi.

2 Egyptians on ship abducted off Nigeria released

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 09:48 GMT

Two Egyptians have been released as part of 10 ship crew who had been apprehended by pirates on the Nigerian coast, according to the owner of the ship.

Search for abducted Egyptian crew of ship hijacked off Nigerian coasts underway: foreign ministry

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 12:59 GMT

Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister for Expats Affairs Amr Abbas told press Monday that the follow-up with Nigerian authorities is still underway.

Egypt is following up hijacking of ship carrying Egyptian nationals off Nigerian coast

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 04:16 GMT

Two Egyptian citizens, an officer and an engineer were kidnapped, along with other people of different nationalities, as they were onboard of the cargo ship.

Egypt says coordinating to secure release of Egyptians held hostage by pirates in Nigeria

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 05:29 GMT

Two Egyptian citizens, an officer and an engineer were kidnapped, along with other people of different nationalities, as they were onboard of a cargo ship, local media reported on Tuesday.

Egypt strongly condemns terrorist attack in Nigeria's Maiduguri

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 10:30 GMT

Egypt has strongly condemned the heinous terrorist attack by suspected Boko Harram fighters on rice fields near the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, Saturday.

Mufti of Egypt condemns killing of 43 farmers by Nigeria's Boko Haram

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 12:23 GMT

The assailants tied up the agricultural workers and slit their throats in the village of Koshobe.

2020, a year that battered humanity

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 01:00 GMT

The year 2020 was not the most amazing year for many people. Since its early months, the world have been witnessing jaw-dropping events at a very rapid pace.

Egypt, Nigeria seek to boost cooperation in mining activities

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 11:19 GMT

The meeting took up projects designed for joint action with the aim to best benefit from riches of both countries in light of promising investment opportunities, Molla said in statements.

President Sisi greets Guinean, Nigerian leaders on independence days

Fri, 02 Oct 2020 - 09:07 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has sent a cable to Guinean President Alpha Condé and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Ghana, Nigeria

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 02:24 GMT

This comes in light of the plan of the company to gradually resume its international flights to several countries around the world.

Nigerian president’s chief of staff dies of COVID-19

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Buhari named Kyari as his chief of staff in August 2015, and renewed his appointment after winning a second term in office.

Cairo Intl. Airport receives exceptional flight from Nigeria carrying 66 nationals

Thu, 09 Apr 2020 - 11:53 GMT

This comes while Egypt has suspended flights until April 23 as a precautionary measure to curb the spread of the novel virus.

Egypt denounces deadly attacks in Chad, Nigeria by Boko Haram

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 - 04:52 GMT

Egypt condemns the “terrorist” attacks that killed dozens of soldiers in both Nigeria and Chad, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Nigerian financial analyst: WYF shows Egypt is good listener to youths

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 - 09:47 GMT

This year, Akeyewaleis is preparing to participate in the third edition of the forum set to kick off on Dec.14 in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Egyptian Speaker: Relations with Nigeria are progressing

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Speaker of the Egyptian House of Representatives Ali Abdel Aal said on Tuesday that relations with Nigeria are progressing.

Abdel Aal discusses ways to strengthen bilateral relations with Nigerian officials

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 09:58 GMT

The visit comes in light of the effective Egyptian moves in Africa at the governmental and parliamentary levels and the desire to boost ties with African countries.

Egypt has promising investment opportunities: Nigerian economist

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 - 10:39 GMT

Elumelu says he seeks investment chances in the Egyptian market in light of the success of its economic reform program.

We will do our best to make our fans happy: Ebeid

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:47 GMT

Algeria reached the semi-finals for the first time since 2010 after they knocked out Ivory Coasy by penalty shoot-outs.

We need to be more clinical: Rohr

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:45 GMT

Nigeria face Algeria on Sunday night at the semi-finals and Nigeria manager hopes to repeat their victory over the Algerian team at 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

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