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  1. Congolese Premier Says His Country Will Support Egyptian Position on Grand Renaissance Dam

    5 Feb 2016- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Congolese Prime Minister Augustin Matata Ponyo said this week that the Democratic Republic of the Congo will support fellow Nile Basin country Egypt's stance on Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Da ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2016 - 10:18

  2. Ethiopia Plans to Use Hydropower to Increase Energy Export Capacity

    31 Jan 2013- 07:37 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA AlertNet Ethiopia is gearing up to export large amounts of clean power across East Africa in the coming years, starting with neighbouring countries Djibouti and Sudan. But the ambitious plans have ignit ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 16:43

  3. South Sudan Will Join Nile Basin Initiative

    12 Jun 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Africa’s newest state, South Sudan, will join the Nile Basin Initiative next month, Egyptian government officials said on June 6. Speaking on condition of anonymity, the officials said South Sudan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  4. Ethiopian Comments Heighten Tensions With Egypt, Sudan

    27 Feb 2012- 14:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Tensions between upstream and downstream Nile Basin countries were heightened last week after Ethiopian officials made statements calling for implementing the contentious Entebbe Framework water-s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:16

  5. Egypt Seeks Closer Ties with DRC

    13 Feb 2012- 17:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt will assist the Democratic Republic of Congo with dam and well-drilling projects under an agreement signed between the two countries on February 5. The move is part of a regional effort by t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:16

  6. Egypt to Dig Wells, Build Small Dams in Kenya, Congo

    10 Jan 2011- 13:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt  Egypt said it will help Kenya and Congo dig wells and small dams, Irrigation and Water Resources Minister Mohamed Nasreddine Allam said at a press conference in late December. “Egypt is working o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 16:43

  7. Nile Basin Countries Discuss Disagreements Over Final Treaty

    2 Feb 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Water ministers of Egypt, Congo, and Uganda, along with the executive director of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) and the head of the initiative's activities at the World Bank met in Cairo las ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 16:43