Studies are also being conducted to accomplish electricity linkage with African states capitalizing on their hydropower capabilities.
Sewilam made the observation through images he acquired on Google Maps, making a comparison between those of 2020 and others of 2022.
Such pretext aimed at playing down the fears of Egypt and justifying denying it its water rights is alarming.
Ethiopia eyes building three other dams, which along with the GERD are estimated to hold back 200 billion cubic meters of Blue Nile water.
The dam and the hydropower plant are executed by a coalition of Arab Contractors and El Sewedi Electric.
The Egyptian electricity sector is committed to engaging with the Tanzanian counterpart to implement this important project through sharing technology, said Minister Shaker.