Ethiopian Official : Egypt Attack Proposals is ‘Day Dreaming’

Egyptian officials tried to cool tensions with Ethiopia Wednesday over the new Nile River dam project by highlighting its “neighborliness” as the Ethiopian prime minister’s spokesman insisted that nothing... Read more »

Egypt President Morsi Aide Apologizes After Ethiopia Remarks Broadcast Live

VOA: Egyptian politicians have proposed ways to sabotage an Ethiopian dam project in talks that were televised live without the politicians’ knowledge. An aide to Egypt’s president apologized for... Read more »

Egyptian Politicians Caught in on-air Suggesting Attack on Ethiopia : BBC News

Egyptian politicians are embarrassed after being caught suggesting hostile acts against Ethiopia to stop it from building a dam across the Blue Nile. They were inadvertently heard on live... Read more »

Death on the Nile -Inside Story : AlJazeera

Inside Story – Death on the Nile : AlJazeera TV The River Nile has been a source of life for millions over the centuries. Now Ethiopia is diverting water... Read more »

Ethiopia Dam is ‘declaration of war’: Egypt Islamist Leader Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya

Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam and the diversion of the Blue Nile is a declaration of war on Egypt, Sheikh Abdel-Akher Hammad of Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya said on Wednesday.  Sheikh Abdel-Akher Hammad... Read more »

Egyptians up in arms as Ethiopia builds giant hydro dam on Nile River : Minister rules out war

CAIRO — Ethiopia’s construction of Africa’s largest hydroelectric dam on the world’s longest river threatens to affect flows of water to Nile-dependent, water-starved Egypt, where there is growing outrage,... Read more »

Ethiopia Diverts The Flow of Blue Nile – Egypt and Sudan Concerned

By William Davidson Ethiopia’s government said it will try to accommodate nations concerned that their water supplies may be affected by the damming of the Blue Nile River, as... Read more »

Saudi Arabia Accuses Ethiopia of Posing Threats to Sudan & Egypt Nile Water Right

AFRICANGLOBE – A senior Saudi Arabian official unleashed a barrage of attack against Ethiopia saying that the Horn of Africa nation is posing a threat to the Nile water rights... Read more »

Alstom Wins €250m Contract for Ethiopian hydro Dam

Alstom has bagged a €250m contract to develop the 6000MW hydro power plant at Grand Renaissance dam on Ethiopia’s Blue Nile. The deal with Metals & Engineering Corporation will... Read more »

IMF Urges Ethiopia to Slow Nile Dam Project to Protect Economy

Bloomberg: Ethiopia should slow the construction of Africa’s largest hydropower plant to avoid the dam and other projects starving the rest of the economy of funds, the International Monetary... Read more »