Africa Day

FM Shoukry meets African ambassadors in Cairo as part of ‘Africa Day’ celebrations

Mon, 15 May 2023 - 01:27 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Monday with the African ambassadors in Cairo, as part of Africa Day celebrations.

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry lights up HQ to celebrate Africa Day

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 09:05 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry headquarters was illuminated on Wednesday to mark Africa Day, which annually falls on May 25.

Happy Africa Day!

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 11:07 GMT

On May 25 of each year, African countries celebrate Africa Day.

Sisi on Africa Day: Egypt to work with Africans to achieve sustainable development, resolve disputes

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 10:18 GMT

Egypt will also work on “enhancing joint efforts to resolve the issues and disputes that the continent has suffered from for decades and that have prevented the dreams of the [continent’s] sons from coming true,” Sisi said in a Twitter thread.

Egypt’s Deputy Min. of Tourism & Antiquities for Tourism Affairs convenes with Rwandan Ambassador to Egypt

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 09:52 GMT

During the meeting, both officials discussed ways of cooperation in the field of tourism.

Heliopolis Library to celebrate Africa Day on May 29

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 11:48 GMT

The celebration comes in light of the association’s keenness to communicate with the people of the African continent with its different cultures and ancient civilizations.

Africa celebrates its unity on May 25

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 10:58 GMT

The African unity is celebrated annually on Africa Day, which falls on May 25.

Environment min., WB discuss new climate change project in Cairo

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad met on Wednesday with officials from the World Bank to discuss preparing a project on climate change and air pollution control in Greater Cairo.

"The Africa we want" to be only reaching via strong, promising youth: Environment min

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 11:23 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad said that "the Africa we want" can be reached only via strong and promising youth aware of the importance of the environment.

AU commissioner attends Africa Day ceremony at Egyptian embassy in Berlin

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 10:34 GMT

AU was keen to launch an initiative for a unified aviation market to give momentum to the African aviation sector in order to boost tourism and trade exchange.

Further African integration achieved during Egypt presidency of AU, says amb.

Sun, 26 May 2019 - 01:19 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador in Addis Ababa Osama Abdel Khaleq has said that the AU is witnessing a quantum leap in terms of continental integration under the presidency of Egypt.

Africa Day: Celebrating unity and independence

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 01:14 GMT

Every year on May 25, Africans around the world celebrate the annual occasion of “Africa Day,” which marks the establishment of the Organization of African Unity in 1963 (now known as the African Union).

Sisi urges for public, private sectors' integration to develop African infrastructure

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 09:20 GMT

Sisi urged African countries to benefit from both the private and the public sectors to develop the African infrastructure system to promote Africa’s interconnectivity and integration.

Min. of Youth welcomes African delegations on Africa Day

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:25 GMT

The Ministry of Youth and Sports hosted the African delegations participating in the Africa Day Festival.

Puppet show to be held in UNESCO headquarters in Paris on May 25

Mon, 06 May 2019 - 01:42 GMT

On the occasion of World Day for Africa, the Egyptian Cultural Center in Paris will hold a puppet show at UNESCO headquarters on May 25 at 7:30 pm.

Egypt chairs Africa Day celebration in Sri Lanka

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 11:52 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Colombo hosted a ceremony to commemorate the fifty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of the Organization of African Unity.

Egypt's embassy in Berlin celebrates 'Africa Day'

Sat, 26 May 2018 - 09:48 GMT

The Egyptian embassy in Berlin held a significant ceremony on Thursday evening to celebrate the 55th anniversary of “Africa Day”.

Egypt organizes 'Africa Week 2018' at UNESCO

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 01:02 GMT

Egypt’s permanent delegation to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has organized “Africa Week 2018”.

Egyptian ambassador participates in Africa Day in Serbia

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 08:20 GMT

Egypt’s ambassador to Serbia, Amr Aljowaily, participated in the celebration of Africa Day at the Palace of Serbia on Saturday.

Khattab thanks Africans for backing her for UNESCO post

Thu, 25 May 2017 - 11:09 GMT

Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Ahmed Abu Zeid, posted video message by Moushira Khattab, the African candidate for UNESCO director-general.