Burundi Government Signs Accord on Use of Nile River Water

Burundi became the sixth nation to sign an agreement on water usage from the Nile River, enabling ratification of an accord that may strip Egypt of its veto power over rights to... Read more »
Egypt Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif

Egypt convinced Burundi to support them on Nile share

Burundi supports Egypt’s quest to defend its rightful share of Nile water resources, announced the Republic of Burundi’s Deputy President Gervais Rovkiri on Monday. At a joint press conference with Egyptian Prime... Read more »
Egypt Minister Hassan Younis

Egypt trying get support from Uganda by helping a construction of electricity plants

According to an Egyptian News source almasryalyoum.com, The Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Egypt has announced the establishment of an Egyptian company for electricity generation in Uganda. On Tuesday, Minister Hassan... Read more »

Egypt, Sudan to attend January Nile Basin extraordinary meeting in Kenya

APA-Cairo (Egypt) Egypt and Sudan have decided to take part in the extraordinary meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Nile Basin countries to be held in Nairobi on 25 January... Read more »
Egypt president Hosni Mubarak on Ethiopia's Nile remark

Ethiopia and Egypt in war of words over Meles Zenawi’s statement

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia and Egypt, the two biggest populous countries in Africa, are involved in their first war of words through international media after Ethiopia accused Egypt of supporting its rebel... Read more »

Ethiopia Says It Has Evidence That Egypt Supported Rebel Movements

Ethiopia has evidence that Egypt recently aided rebel movements in the country, said the State Minister for Communications, Shimeles Kemal. The allegation of Egyptian support for outlawed Ethiopian groups was first made... Read more »
Egypt Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit

Egypt says “amazed” by Meles Zenawi Nile remarks

* Ethiopia said Egypt would not win a war over Nile * Nile-dependent Egypt says wants cooperation * Egypt dismisses charge that backing Ethiopia rebels By Amena Bakr and Dina Zayed ABU... Read more »

Meles Zenawi warns Egypt off Nile war

By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Egypt could not win a war with Ethiopia over the River Nile and is also supporting rebel groups in an attempt to destabilise the Horn... Read more »
Tarek A. Ghoneim

‘Rainfall in Ethiopia is sufficient’ : Egypt Ambassador

‘New Nile agreement is not a settled deal,’ says Egyptian ambassador Ethiopia has many rivers and enough rainfall and this has to be taken into account when deciding on a new agreement... Read more »

Nile agreement countries reject Egyptian pressure

* Group of five will not renege on deal * Sudan says “freezing” cooperation * New meeting called to tackle impasse By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA, June 27 (Reuters) – Five East... Read more »