Tag: egypt

African Union Summons Regional Leaders for Talks amid tensions over filling of Nile Dam

  The African Union summoned regional leaders to discuss an impasse over an Ethiopian hydropower dam on the Nile River. The virtual talks may be a prelude to the resumption…

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African Union Talks Give Egypt, Ethiopia Time to Resolve Nile Dam Dispute

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan said they are committed to further African Union-led talks over Ethiopia’s mega dam on the Nile River, easing tensions that could recur in less than a year…

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Libya Standoff Deepens as Egypt Lawmakers Approve Use of Force

Egypt’s president secured a parliamentary green light for possible military intervention in Libya, raising the stakes in the OPEC member amid international efforts to reach a political solution to the conflict. The…

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270 Nigerians to return home from Egypt

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says 270 Nigerians are expected to arrive at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja the nation’s capital following a successful evacuation from Egypt. Onyeama…

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WTO Accepts Okonjo-Iweala’s Nomination Despite Opposition From Egypt

Despite the opposition of North Africa nation, Egypt, the World Trade Organization (WTO) has accepted the nomination of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as one of the candidates for the position of the DG of…

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