Egypt and Sudan Oppose Nile Deal – Aljazeera VIDEO

Watch Al jazeera video on The new Nile Treaty A controversial deal has been signed to share the waters of the world’s longest river. But Egypt and Sudan are not happy at... Read more »

Ethiopia and Some Nile Basin states sign deal, Egypt objects

* Kenya says will sign as soon as possible * Egypt says agreement lacks legitimacy By Elias Biryabarema ENTEBBE, Uganda, May 14 (Reuters) – Four east African countries signed a new deal... Read more »

Ethiopia opens 460 MW dam, starts producing 115 MW

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia opened a dam on Friday that it says will produce 460 megawatts (MW) of hydropower as part of efforts to overcome chronic energy shortages and become a... Read more »

East Africa seeks more Nile water from Egypt

Four East African states have signed an agreement to seek more water from the River Nile – a move strongly opposed by Egypt and Sudan. Under a 1929 accord, some 90% of... Read more »
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Egypt won’t give up one drop of Nile water rights

CAIRO — Egypt is refusing to relinquish a drop of its legal right to the lion’s share of Nile river water, despite demands from other African countries for a more equitable sharing... Read more »

Ethiopia and 6 More Countries To Sign Nile Water Sharing Treaty

– Egypt and Sudan Object The Treaty – “Any Treaty without Egypt and Sudan is mean the death of the Nile Basin initiative.” Egypt Ethiopia says seven African nations will sign an... Read more »

Ethiopia Accuses Egypt of Delaying The Talks On Sharing Nile Water

By Jason McLure April 20 (Bloomberg) — Ethiopia accused Egypt of stalling talks aimed at reaching an accord over sharing water from the Nile River. “Egypt has employed a delaying tactic which... Read more »

Egypt and Ethiopia Lock horns over Nile water deal

by Desalegn Sisay, Djamel Egypt’s fight to hold on to its monopoly over the Nile’s water resource has split the Nile dependent countries into two groups with Sudan supporting the north African... Read more »