Sisi asks Ethiopia PM to swear to God that dam project will not hurt Egypt

Egyptian president, Abdel Fattah el Sisi concluded a joint press conference with his Ethiopian counterpart by seeking the strongest reassurance concerning the latter’s dam project on the Nile. Talks... Read more »

Ethiopia accuse unnamed parties of undermining Nile Basin Initiative

World Wednesday, April 4, 2018 15:53 By MOHAMMED AMIN, AFRICAREVIEW Correspondent | Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance dam on the Blue Nile. Addis accuses unnamed parties in the region of attempting... Read more »

Egypt and Ethiopia between deadlock and breakthrough over Nile dam

Upon his return from Cairo on January 19, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced that he rejected Egypt’s proposal to seek the mediation of the World Bank in the... Read more »

News Analysis: Nile dispute unlikely to derail Ethiopia-Egypt relations – Xinhua

A sailing boat is seen amid sunset glow on the Nile River near Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 26, 2017. (Xinhua/Meng Tao) ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) — Disagreement over the... Read more »

News Analysis: Nile dispute may not derail Ethiopia-Egypt cooperation – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) — Disagreement over the Nile, one of the world’s largest river systems, could turn into win-win cooperation instead of fueling conflict, experts have said.... 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 »

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 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 FM to head to Ethiopia after Nile dam talks stall

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will visit Addis Ababa next week for talks with his Ethiopian counterpart, a foreign ministry spokesman said, in a bid to... Read more »

Egypt creating African lobby group against Ethiopia dam – Middle East Monitor

Egypt is edging forward to create an African lobby in a bid to defend its position with regards Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam, the New Khaleej reported. Egyptian newspaper Al-Shorouk stated... Read more »