First Filling

Egypt to continue backing development in Tanzania: FM at Julius Nyerere dam filling celebration

Thu, 22 Dec 2022 - 11:14 GMT

The dam project implemented by an Egyptian consortium affirms Egypt’s commitment toward its brothers in Africa, Shoukry said during the celebration.

Egypt, Tanzania gear up to celebrate 1st filling of giant hydropower dam

Wed, 21 Dec 2022 - 09:20 GMT

Egypt and Tanzania are gearing up to celebrate the first filling of the giant hydropower dam of Julius Nyerere, which is being constructed along the Rufiji River by an Egyptian consortium and thousands of workers including Egyptians.

Egypt's UN mission holds seminar on efforts to reach deal on Ethiopia's dam

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 12:04 GMT

The Egyptian mission to the United Nations in Geneva organized on Thursday a seminar to explain Egypt’s efforts to reach a deal on the disputed Ethiopian dam and preserve the interests of the concerned states.

US considers withholding aid to Ethiopia over dam conflict, officials tell Foreign Policy

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 10:01 GMT

The US administration is considering suspending some aid to Ethiopia, six officials and congressional aides told Foreign Policy, as the latter announced the first filling of the Renaissance Dam, which heightened tensions with Egypt over fears of water shortage.