Egypt Headlines

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:43:55 GMT
Forbes Ranks Salah As Highest-Paid African Footballer
[Leadership] Forbes has ranked Liverpool star, Mohamed Salah as the only African star on its list of highest-paid footballers for the year 2020.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:04:01 GMT
Cardinal Berhaneyesus Invites Countries to Dialogue On Dam Project
[CISA] Addis Ababa -- President of the Episcopal Conference of Ethiopia Cardinal Berhaneyesus Souraphiel has called for dialogue between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia on the construction of Great Renaissance Dam of Ethiopia (Gerd), a massive hydroelectri...

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 10:48:37 GMT
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam As Seen From Human Rights Context
[Addis Standard] It has been almost a decade since Ethiopia has launched the construction of the GERD in 2011. The project is fully funded by Ethiopians and it is considered as a flagship of transformation for the economy of the country. The dam that...

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 08:36:13 GMT
Office Praises Media Role in GERD Negotiation, Promotion
[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - The Office of National Council for the Coordination of Public Participation on the Construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) said Ethiopian media deserves acknowledgement for its role during the GERD ...

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 05:57:18 GMT
Egypt Continues Sending Tons of Foodstuff to Sudan's Flood-Stricken Areas
[Egypt Online] A military transport aircraft took off from East Cairo Air Force Base Airport heading to Khartoum Airport laden with tons of foodstuff prepared by a number of NGOs in Egypt, in coordination with the Sudanese side.

Egyptian Streets

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 18:50:35 +0000
Palestine Resigns Arab League Chairmanship Over Israel Normalization
The state of Palestine has resigned from its chairmanship of Arab League meetings, Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs Riyadh Al Maliki announced today, according to Egypt Independent. The decision comes in protest of the recent rapprochement bet...

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 17:41:22 +0000
Egypt Signs East Mediterranean Gas Forum Charter
Egypt has signed the East Mediterranean Gas Forum’s (EMGF) charter, making it a formally established international organization that unites gas producers and importers from member states Cyprus, Egypt, Greece, Israel, Italy, Jordan and Palestine, ...

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:50:08 +0000
From Street to Culture: UNTY’s Female-led “Berahet-ha” Preaches Women’s Freedom in Egypt
Egyptian clothing brand UNTY recently released a clothing campaign called Berahet-ha, an Arabic slogan that is centered on Egyptian women’s personal freedom. The campaign included a shirt that has just been released for pre-order, and a bucket hat ...

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 07:18:09 +0000
14 Fully Intact and Sealed Coffins Discovered after 2,500 Years in Egypt’s Saqqara
The Saqqara necropolis southwest of Cairo has yielded yet a new discovery of 14 intact and sealed sarcophagi estimated to be 2,500 years old. The sarcophagi, or ornate coffins, are made of wood and still retain some of their original colour. This dis...

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 15:07:54 +0000
Meet Assault Police’s Nadeen Ashraf: The Student Behind Egypt’s Anti-Harassment Revolution
If you’ve been on social media the last few months, there’s no doubt you would have heard about the several sexual assault cases being brought to light through Instagram, Twitter, and the likes. There’s also no doubt you’ve heard of the Insta...