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  1. Egypt Prez Says Water Issues Should Not Be Politicized

    15 Oct 2018- 08:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi told leaders of states participating in the inaugural Cairo Water Week (CWW) October 14 that water issues should not be politicized. “President Sisi stressed th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2018 - 08:29

  2. Ethiopia Appoints New GERD Project Leader To Replace Predecessor Who Died By Gunshot

    7 Oct 2018- 07:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Ethiopia has appointed Kifle Horo as the new project manager of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) after the shooting death of predecessor Simegnew Bekele earlier this year. Before ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2018 - 07:47

  3. $83 Million USD For Egypt Drinking Water, Sanitation Projects

    3 Oct 2018- 07:29 by OOSKAnews Info CAIRO, Egypt Egypt is to benefit from over $83 Million USD direct government support for several drinking water and sanitation projects, Hala al-Saeed, Minister of Planning, announced this week. The financing plan, as r ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/03/2018 - 07:29

  4. Protests In Addis After GERD Project Manager Shot Dead

    27 Jul 2018- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Updated 1 August: The project manager of the contentious Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) project has been found dead in Addis Ababa. Simegnew Bekele's body was found July 26 in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/01/2018 - 09:13

  5. GERD: Egypt And Sudan Foreign Ministers Describe Broad Agreement About Overcoming Differences

    30 May 2018- 08:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Foreign Ministers of Egypt and Sudan said this week that there is broad agreement in principle between their countries, and Ethiopia, about ending blockages in talks over the Grand Ethiopian R ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  6. Sudan "Regrets" Egypt Stance On Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Talks Impasse

    10 May 2018- 06:15 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM Sudan Tribune The Sudanese government "regrets" statements attributed to the Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukry blaming the failure of recent meeting over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam ...

    Local Press Report - 05/10/2018 - 06:15

  7. Sudan Eager For Joint Arab Cooperation And Coordination On Water Issues

    7 May 2018- 05:10 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM Sudan News Agency The Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Mu'taz Musa has stressed Sudan's keenness on the joint Arab cooperation and coordination, especially in the areas of w ...

    Local Press Report - 05/07/2018 - 11:08

  8. IFAD Report Examines Sustainable Solutions To Water Stress

    2 May 2018- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy A new report from The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) report titled, "The Water Advantage: Seeking sustainable solutions for water stress" highlights the potential o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:18

  9. Egypt Parliament Passes Law Banning Cultivation Of Water-Intensive Crops As Tensions Remain Around Ethiopia's Nile Dam

    24 Apr 2018- 12:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, EGYPT The Parliament of Egypt April 21 passed legislation banning cultivation of crops that require high volumes of water, as concerns increase that the upstream Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will neg ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/25/2018 - 09:49

  10. No Agreement Reached At Khartoum GERD Talks

    6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM Al Arabiya A new round of talks held in Khartoum to ease Egypt’s concerns over a controversial dam that Ethiopia is building along the Nile have failed, a Sudanese minister said Friday. Access Climate Ecosy ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2018 - 08:03

  11. Saudi Crown Prince Calls on Countries to Respect Egypt's Nile Water Rights

    7 Mar 2018- 07:43 by Local Press Report CAIRO, Egypt Al Ahram (the Saudi side) also spoke about the Grand Renaissance Dam Ethiopia is building on the main tributary to the Egypt's River Nile, which Cairo fears could affect its share of Nile water. &q ...

    Local Press Report - 03/07/2018 - 07:43

  12. Egypt Denies Over-using Sudan's Nile Water Quota

    23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report KHARTOUMM Sudan Tribune Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, Wednesday dismissed statements by his Sudanese counterpart Ibrahim Ghandour about Egypt’s use of Sudan quota of the Nile river water saying they onl ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2017 - 08:50

  13. "Full Momentum" GERD; Water Ministers Meet

    18 Oct 2017- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Water ministers of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt Wednesday discussed in Addis Ababa, ways to address the outstanding issues after a study done by consultancy firms over the Renaissance Dam fi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2017 - 08:37

  14. Floods Leave Thousands Homeless in Sudan

    16 Oct 2017- 13:01 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM South Africa News Today Heavy rains and flooding have left about 100 000 people homeless in the unstable Sudan. Climate Disasters Reputational Risk Social Issues Khartoum Africa Sudan ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2017 - 13:01

  15. Sudan Flood Warning as Nile Surges

    23 Aug 2017- 08:45 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM News24 Sudan on Monday warned Khartoum residents along the Nile of likely "massive floods" as water levels of the river rose to a record high following heavy rains in neighbouring Ethiopia. Clima ...

    Local Press Report - 08/23/2017 - 08:45


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