Ethiopia, Sudan military chiefs agree on force to protect GERD project

Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed to establish a joint miliatry force to protect the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) project, the Middle East Monitor reports. The agreement was signed late last week... Read more »

Ethiopia PM visits GERD site, heads to Sudan on official visit

Ethiopia PM Abiy Ahmed has visited the Grand Ethiopia Rennaissance Dam (GERD) site. The PM was accompanied by his deputy Demeke Mekonnen and other top government officials on the trip. The entourage... Read more »

Egypt unmoved on Ethiopia’s plan to fill Renaissance Dam reservoir

CAIRO — Abdel Mahmoud Abdel Halim, Sudan’s ambassador to Egypt, issued an invitation on March 13 to the Egyptian government for an April 4-5 tripartite meeting, along with Ethiopia, to discuss the filling of the Grand Ethiopian... Read more »

Ethiopia’s grand dam and the end of Egypt’s control of the Nile – The Daily Free Press

  In 2011, Ethiopia began construction of a massive dam located in the headwaters of the Blue Nile River. At the project’s onset, the dam was named the Millenium Dam, but has... Read more »

Ethiopia PM to arrive in Egypt on Monday after one-month delay

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will arrive in Egypt on Monday evening in a state visit which will go on until Wednesday, informed sources told Al-Masry Al-Youm on Friday. Desalegn’s visit comes... 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 »

Ethiopia asserts commitment to coordinate with Egypt through GERD negotiations

Ethiopia parliament speaker Abadola Jamida asserted on Saturday his country’s commitment to coordinate with Egypt, whether through areas of joint cooperation or negotiations of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), according to... Read more »

Ethiopia: In All Stages of GERD, Ethiopia Remains Conscious

opinion By Fekadu Wubete Recently, the Nile Basin States Summit held in Entebbe, Ugandan was presided by President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni. The summit was graced by Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn, President... Read more »

Ethiopia: Power Supply Accelerating Ethio-Sudan Socio-Economic Ties

Photo: Daily Monitor River Nile is shared by 10 countries and because of this shared basin, an initiative was set up to monitor activities along the river. By Homa Mulisa Unlike the... Read more »

Ethiopia: IGAD Says GERD Regional Project

By Bilal Derso The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) said the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is a regional project that demands regional support. IGAD Executive Secretary Ambassador Eng. Mahboub Maalim in... Read more »