Ethiopia refuses World Bank arbitration over Nile River dam

By Elias Meseret | AP By Elias Meseret | AP January 21 at 11:01 AM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s leader has rejected arbitration by the World Bank on a disagreement with Egypt... Read more »

Ethiopia to ease tensions with Egypt over Nile dam | Egypt News

Correction 22/01/2018: An earlier version of this article included a video that misstated that Ethiopia’s prime minister held talks in Sudan. The video has been deleted and the text... Read more »

Troubled Waters: Egypt and Ethiopia Wrangle Over Nile Dam

The world’s longest river, a lifeline for hundreds of millions of people, is also fast becoming a fault line. Ethiopia’s ambitious $4.2 billion hydroelectric dam project on the Nile River’s main... Read more »

Sisi: Egypt does not want war with Sudan and Ethiopia | Egypt News

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said his country was not meddling in the internal affairs of Sudan and Ethiopia as he sought to defuse rising tensions in the Red... Read more »

Ethiopia to ease tensions with Egypt over Nile dam | Egypt News

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has held talks in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, before heading to Egypt for a four-day state visit. The leader is trying to defuse tension... Read more »

Egypt Wants ‘Sudan out’ of Contentious Nile Dam Talks

Egypt wants ‘Sudan out’ of contentious dam talks | Sudan News The $4.8bn Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam project is about 60 percent complete [Tiksa Negeri/Reuters] Egypt has proposed excluding... Read more »

Egypt wants ‘Sudan out’ of contentious dam talks | Sudan News

Egypt has proposed excluding Sudan from contentious negotiations over the future of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the largest hydroelectric dam project in Africa, according to an Ethiopian newspaper.... Read more »

Egypt-Ethiopia tensions over new dam rise again | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia is pushing on with construction of its massive new dam, despite growing objections from Egypt. The controversial project has strained relations between the two nations, because Egypt, which... Read more »

Hydro-economics: Egypt, Ethiopia and the Nile | Ethiopia

Water ministers from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have gathered last week to discuss how Africa’s largest hydroelectric dam will affect water distribution and access to the Nile. The Grand Ethiopian... Read more »

[Photos] Work at Ethiopia’s GERD project; ministers meet over concerns

Ethiopia’s news agency shared photos on the latest level of work at the country’s flagship power facility, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project. Ministers of the three countries... Read more »