Latest in Tag: Burundi Highlight
Latest in Tag: Burundi
Water Resources Minister asserts Egypt’s keenness to complete GERD negotiations
Minister requests Burundi’s support for Egypt’s candidate Moustafa El-Gendy to chair African Parliament
Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry headed to the Burundian capital Bujumbura on Tuesday to discuss bilateral relations with officials and ways to strengthen them, as well as to discuss a number of issues of common concern. The visit comes within the framework of Egypt’s special interest in supporting and strengthening its relations with …
Bloc includes Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Sudan, activation requires approval of 16 countries
The president discussed bilateral relations with Burundi’s chief of military cabinet
UNSC vast majority rejected African delegations’ suggestion to modify the decision to include coordination with Burundi
Crises, such as South Sudan, Somalia and Burundi, are clamoring for attention at the upcoming African Union summit. So, too is the thorny question of who should succeed Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as AU Commission chair.
The duo discussed challenges on the African continent, the Nile Basin agreement, and common security concerns
A former senior officer in Burundi’s army said that he and other army officers have formed a rebel movement known as the Republican Forces of Burundi to remove President Nkurunziza from power.
Marketing companies to join January event, aiming to sell Egyptian chemicals
In Burundi, the killing sprees continue with impunity. The UN Security Council deliberated over the issue twice this week but the resolution it eventually passed does not go far enough, says Dirke Köpp. It’s a bare minimum. The resolution unanimously approved by the UN Security Council on Thursday (12.11.2015) calls for an immediate end to …
Finance is for first phase of initial feasibility studies needed to establish shipping line connecting Mediterranean Sea and Lake Victoria
In a surprise vote, Burundian opposition leader Agathon Rwasa was voted in as deputy speaker in the National Assembly despite being one of the main voices condemning the recent elections. The vote came just a week after President Pierre Nkurunziza won a controversial third term. His win followed months of violent protests, much of it …
In Burundi the Electoral Commission has announced that incumbent President Pierre Nkurunziza has won Tuesday's elections, as expected. His victory puts the country's future at risk, says DW's Dirke Köpp. More than 80 people dead, countless injured, hundreds of arbitrary arrests and an atmosphere of oppression and violence which has caused more than 175,000 Burundians to flee their country. All…
The meeting aims to discuss the Nile Basin issue
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Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Fahmy urged the African Union’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) to reconsider its decision to freeze Egypt’s membership during a meeting with the African Union’s High Level Panel for Egypt in Cairo on Tuesday. The panel, led by former Malian President Alpha Oumar Konaré, was formed following the suspension of Egypt from …
Foreign Minister scheduled to travel to Spain before returning to Egypt
Egypt continues to build on relationships with African nations in visit to Senegal
Tour includes high level Egyptian delegation, with foreign affairs, agriculture, urban planning and housing ministers
Foreign minister stresses need for Nile Basin countries to work together to achieve future goals
Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Agriculture and Housing, Utilities and Urban Development seek to strengthen cooperation with Nile Basin countries