Damming the Nile – Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia battle it out – Blogs

The three nations are locked in a dispute about the vast dam being constructed across the Blue Nile in Ethiopia, the source of 85% of Egypt’s water.            ... Read more »

Ethiopia to Egypt : Grand Renaissance Dam is a “matter of life or death” for Ethiopians too

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Reservoir nazret.com – Ethiopia has responded to Egyptian President’s statement regarding the construction of the Grand  Renaissance dam by saying the dam is equally  a “matter of life... Read more »

Amid Growing Tensions With Egypt, Ethiopia Says Nothing Will Stop Nile Dam at Tadias Magazine

Amid Growing Tensions With Egypt, Ethiopia Says Nothing Will Stop Nile Dam Published by Tadias Magazine November 23rd, 2017 in Podcast. 60 percent construction of Renaissance dam has been completed, says Ethiopian... Read more »

Egypt concerned about Nile water share after fruitless meeting with Ethiopia, Sudan – Xinhua

CAIRO, Nov. 12 (Xinhua) — Egypt on Sunday expressed concern about its share of the Nile River water after its meeting with Ethiopia and Sudan failed to approve an initial study on... Read more »

Ethiopia to Raise 1.5 Billion Birr for GERD

October 12, 2017 – The Ethiopian government announced plans to raise 1.5 billion Birr in the current Ethiopian fiscal year for the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), reports Ethiopian News... Read more »

Tanzania: President Magufuli Meets Power Experts From Ethiopia

By Alex Malanga Dar es Salaam — President John Magufuli Wednesday met a delegation of electricity and dam construction experts from Ethiopia. The delegatation was sent by Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn... Read more »

Eritrea Denies Targeting Ethiopia Dam as Egyptian Ties Deepen

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Reservoir By Samuel Gebre Bloomberg – Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki denied his country’s deepening relations with Egypt signify plans to disrupt neighboring Ethiopia’s construction of Africa’s biggest hydropower... Read more »

Ethiopia: Why GERD Is Symbol of New Might, National Consensus

opinion By Fistum Getachew There was times when Ethiopia wanted to embark upon various development ventures exploiting its abundant natural resources, yet it could not do so due to a variety of... Read more »

Ethiopia: GERD Uplifts Ethiopians’ Spirit

editorial By Yohannes Gebresellasie (Ph.d.) It has been six years since the construction of The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the eighth largest dam in the world has started. Some 57 per... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea Trade Accusations Over Grand Dam 'Attack' – Newsweek

Eritrea has denied any involvement in an alleged plan to attack an under-construction Ethiopian dam, which is set to become the biggest hydropower dam in Africa. Ethiopia’s deputy government spokesman, Zadig Abrha,... Read more »