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  • 15 Apr 2015- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Developing ties between Egypt and Ethiopia cannot come at the expense of other Nile Basin states, Egyptian Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazi said this week. Moghazi, who briefed President Abdel Fattah al Sisi over the
  • 17 Jan 2012- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya The Egyptian government has reactivated both diplomatic and economic relations with upstream Nile countries in an effort to defuse tension and mistrust that are holding up a mutual agreement on sharing of the Nile’s waters. During a
  • 19 Jul 2010- 10:25 by Local Press Report KAMPALA, Uganda New Vision (Uganda) The government of South Korea will fund construction of a water and sewage system in the town of Arua. The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) provided some $2 million USD for the project. The funds will be used
  • 24 May 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka's Irrigation Ministry aims to turn the country's Victoria, Randenigala, Kotmale and Madura Oya reservoirs into revenue generators by opening them to tourists and recreational users. Newly-appointed Irrigation
  • 11 Jan 2010- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka The Sri Lankan government and the United National Children's Fund (UNICEF) on January 7 officially commissioned a new water supply system in Ampara district in Eastern Province. Located in the 2004 tsunami-affected Thirukkovil
  • 5 Oct 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka A turnkey project built by Outotec, on behalf of Sri Lanka's National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWS&DB) is supplying some 300,000 residents of remote Ampara district with piped drinking water, according to a September
  • 4 Aug 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Food insecurity is growing in eastern Africa as rains have largely failed in the region. Millions of people in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Uganda, Djibouti and Kenya are being pushed towards hunger and destitution, international agencies have