Sudan Deploys Troops to Eritrea Border Amid Tension With Egypt
[East African] Sudan has deployed more forces on its border with Eritrea amid rising tension in the Red Sea region.
412,000 Recommendation Forms Issued So Far for Presidential Elections
[Egypt Online] The National Elections Authority announced on Tuesday 16/1/2018 that the public notary offices have so far issued 412,000 recommendation forms for citizens to officially support the presidential candidate they favor.
Military Spokesman - Floating Ship Seized Duty-Unpaid Goods North of Salloum
[Egypt Online] Military Spokesman Tamer al-Refai said a floating ship with duty-unpaid goods was seized by naval units north of El Salloum near the Mediterranean Sea .
Pope Tawadros Meets OIC Chief in Cairo
[Egypt Online] Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark received on Tuesday 16 /1/2018 Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Yousef Ahmad al-Othaimeen at the St. Mark Cathedral in Abbasiya.
Tayyeb Slams Israeli Ban On Aqsa Preacher to Attend Azhar Conf On Al Quds
[Egypt Online] Wednesdayěî 17 January 2018 - 11:16 AM
Azhar Imam to Quds Conf - Any Occupation Will End
[Egypt Online] Grand Imam of Al Azhar Sheikh Ahmed el Tayyeb on Wednesday 17/1/2018 said that any occupation will come to an end sooner or later.
Mahlab Begins African Tour Carrying Messages From Sisi to Presidents of Equatorial Guinea, Liberia
[Egypt Online] Presidential Assistant for National and Strategic Projects Ibrahim Mahlab left here on Wednesday 17/1/2018 starting an African tour during which he will deliver messages from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to the presidents of Equatorial Guinea and Liberia.
Fitch Revises Egypt's Outlook to Positive - Affirms At 'B'
[Egypt Online] Fitch Ratings has revised the Outlook on Egypt's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to Positive from Stable and affirmed the IDR at 'B'.
Sisi Calls On International Investment Funds to Contribute to Egypt's Development Efforts
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has said he was looking forward to the contribution of regional and international funds in pushing forward economic development efforts in Egypt.
Sisi - We Support OIC in Facing Challenges
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Tuesday 16/1/2018 underlined Egypt's keenness on supporting the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and enhancing its role in the face of current challenges to the Islamic world, said Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi.
Egypt, Ethiopia FMs to Meet Wednesday
[Egypt Online] Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu are due to have consultations in Cairo on Wednesday 17/1/2018 .
Sadat's Nephew Pulls Out of Presidential Race
[RFI] Mohamed Anwar Sadat, the nephew of Egypt's former president Anwar Sadat, surprised Egyptians yesterday, declaring he will not run in the upcoming presidential election.
Election Dispute Engulfs Nimba County - Supreme Court to Hear Case
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -It's more than three months since the end of the first round of voting in the 2017 elections, and vote rich Nimba County is experiencing series of election dispute cases.
New Dams in Africa Could Add Risk to Power Supplies Down the Line
[The Conversation Africa] In the 1980s and 1990s parts of Africa saw a surge in dam building for energy production. After a brief hiatus there has been renewed interested. Many new construction projects are planned and underway across sub-Saharan Africa.
Sisi Opens Development Projects in North Egypt, Delta
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrived on Monday 15/1/2018 in Sadat City, Menoufiya Governorate, to open via video conference a number of development projects in north Egypt and the Nile Delta.
Egyptian Media Misinterpreting Principle V of the DoP On Filling GERD - TNC Chair
[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - Reports by some Egyptian media about the process of filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) are full of misinterpretations of Principle V of the Declaration of Principles (DoP), says Chairperson of the Tripartite National Committee (TNC) of Ethiopia.The DoP was signed by the leaders of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on March 2015.
Sisi Lauds Late President Nasser's Strides Towards Independence, Dignity
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi extolled late president Gamal Abdel Nasser's strides towards independence and dignity.
Sisi to Review Success Story During 'Story of Homeland' Conference
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi is set to review his success story during a conference to be held on January 17-19.
Khartoum Accuses Eritrea of Threats
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Kassala -Khartoum has officially announced its preparation for "security threats" from its neighbour Eritrea after military movements in the area adjacent to Sudan's Kassala state. The border remains closed.
Stone Found in Egypt Is Not From This World - Experts
[News24Wire] Two University of Johannesburg researchers are questioning the origin of a stone found in Egypt.