Facebook and Twitter at the front line in Egypt protest

Facebook and Twitter at the front line in Egypt protest (Video)

(CNN) — As in Tunisia, the protest movement in Egypt is taking advantage of social media to communicate, inform and organize. Despite attempts to block Twitter, Facebook and other sites (the government... Read more »

US urges a peaceful protest in Egypt (Video)

PJ Crowley, the spokesman for the US state department, has been talking to Al Jazeera about the recent protests in Egypt and Tunisia. He says the US supports social reform and more... Read more »
Hailemariam Desalegn

Congo, Burundi Are Set to Sign Nile River Water Accord Rejected by Egypt

Bloomberg: The Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi may soon sign an accord on water usage from the Nile River, paving the way for ratification of a pact that strips Egypt of... Read more »

For Egypt, New Sudan state threat to Nile

CAIRO, (UPI) — The expected emergence of a new state in southern Sudan following a January independence referendum is causing alarm in Cairo because the signs are the infant state will join... 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 »
Hosni Mubarak with his Tanzanian counterpart Jakaya Kikwete

Egypt’s Mubarak and Tanzania bilateral talks cover Nile resources

As part of talks between the two leaders, the controversial Nile resource-sharing agreement was discussed Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met this morning with his Tanzanian counterpart Jakaya Kikwete for talks that focused... Read more »