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Agreements That Favour Egypt's Rights to Nile Waters Are an Anachronism

[The Conversation Africa] Egypt has historically adopted an aggressive approach to the flow of the River Nile. Cairo considers the Nile a national security matter and statements continue to include threats of military action against Ethiopia should it interfere with the flow as set out in agreements signed in 1929 and another in 1959. (AllAfrica)


Al-Basher and Al-Sisi Review Strengthening of Relations

[SNA] Sharm Al-Sheikh -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the Egyptian President, Adul-Fatah Al-Sisi, Tuesday held a closed-doo rmeeting followd by a joint talk session that included the delegations of the two countries. (AllAfrica)


Malawi TV Personality Shines At World Youth Forum in Egypt

[Nyasa Times] Former Radio 2 FM Dj now MBC TV Anchor and Producer Dickie Shumba propularly known as the Diktator has emphasized the need to streighthen links between Africa and the Arab world for the benefit of youths in the two regions. (AllAfrica)


CAF Suspends Al Ahly Player Oualid Azaro For Two Matches

[CAF] On November 5, 2018, the Chairman of the Disciplinary Committee of the Confédération Africaine de Football, Mr. Raymond Hack, ruled on the case below. (AllAfrica)


President Al-Bashir Leaves for Egypt

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Tuesday left for the Arab Republic of Egypt in response to an official invitation from the Egyptian President, Abdul-Fatah Al-Sisi, to participate in the conclusion of the World Youth Forum in its second session which is held in Sharm Al-Sheikh city. (AllAfrica)


Agreements That Favour Egypt's Rights to Nile Waters Are an Anachronism

[The Conversation Africa] Egypt has historically adopted an aggressive approach to the flow of the River Nile. Cairo considers the Nile a national security matter and statements continue to include threats of military action against Ethiopia should it interfere with the flow as set out in agreements signed in 1929 and another in 1959. (AllAfrica)


At Least 19 Human Rights Activists Arrested in 'Chilling' New Crackdown

[AI London] 'Anyone who dares to speak out about human rights violations in Egypt today is in danger' - Najia Bounaim (AllAfrica)


Another Dream Waits Reality for Ahly's Superstar Soliman

[CAF] When Egyptian giants Al Ahly enters the pitch for the 2018 CAF Champions League final encounter against North African rivals Esperance of Tunisia, the Red Devils will be backing on the decent form of their veteran winger Walid Soliman. (AllAfrica)


Egyptian Government Should Investigate Abuses, Not Attack the Messenger

[HRW] Instead of protecting its citizens from torture and forced disappearances, the Egyptian government prefers to criticize and attack groups calling for investigations. (AllAfrica)


Defence Force Edge Aba Jifar to Claim Ethiopian Super Cup

[CAF] Defence Force have been crowned winners of the 2018 Ethiopian Super Cup after a 4-2 penalty shootouts win over Jimma Aba Jifar on Tuesday (23 October 2018) in Addis Ababa. The Ethiopian Super Cup pits the winners of the Ethiopian Premier League Cup and serves as a curtain raiser to the new league season. (AllAfrica)


12th Final for Ahly, 7th for Esperance

[CAF] When North African giants Al Ahly of Egypt and Esperance of Tunisia lock horns in the grand finale, it will be the second time they meet at the ultimate stage of the CAF Champions League. Both sides met in the final of 2012 edition, with Ahly winning 3-2 on aggregate to claim their seventh title. (AllAfrica)


A Letter to the Egyptian Government Regarding Its Response to Khaled Hassan's Torture Allegations

[HRW] On November 1, Human Rights Watch emailed the following letter to the Egyptian government. (AllAfrica)


Al Bashir Revokes Ban On Egyptian Imports

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -President Omar Al Bashir announced to lift the bans on Egyptian industrial products and the entry of food products to Sudan after a meeting with visiting Egyptian President Abdelfatah Al Sisi. (AllAfrica)


Al-Bashir - Our Main Task is to Remove Obstacles Between the Countries

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Bashir said, "Our main task is to remove the obstacles before the citizen's movement and flow of the products between the two countries which crowned on Thursday by signing the four freedoms agreement and ending embargo on Egyptian products". (AllAfrica)


Al-Bashir and Al-Sisi Visit the Egyptian Medical Supplies Exhibition

[SNA] President of the Republic,Field Marshal accompanied by the visiting Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and a number of ministers in Sudan and Egypt, inspected, Thursday, the Egyptian medicines and medical supplies exhibition in the Friendship Hall. (AllAfrica)


Al-Sisi - Realization of Self Sufficiency Is Challenge Facing the Two Countries

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Abdelfattah Al-Sisi, has affirmed that the challenges facing Sudan and Egypt in economic and trade area is the realizationof self-sufficiency. (AllAfrica)


President Al-Sisi - Visit Affirms Deeply-Rooted Relations

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of Egypt, Abdul-Fatah Al-Sisi, pointed out that his visit to Sudan affirms firmness of the relations and the brotherly ties between the two countries. (AllAfrica)


Al-Sisi Concludes Successful Visit to Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of Egypt, Field Marshal Abdul-Fatah Al-Sisi, Thursday afternoon concluded his one-day visit to Khartoum, during which he held talks with the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and co-headed meetings of the joint Sudanese - Egyptian committee and held a closed-door meeting with President Al-Bashir. (AllAfrica)


Al-Bashir Affirms Signing of Four Freedoms Agreement

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir renewed in a joint press conference with President of Egypt , Abdelfattah Al-Sisi in the Republican Palace Thursday at closing sessions of the Joint Presidential Committee keenness of Sudan and Egypt to remove barriers before movement of commodities and people and to stxrike the four freedoms agreement to facilitate movement of people and commodities between the two countries, referring to efforts to link the two countries with railways and electricit (AllAfrica)


Prehistoric 'Pharaoh's Seat' Discovered in Egypt

[Guardian] Egypt is a nation that has been in existence for thousands of years and rich with culture and heritage. Many ancient artefacts have been discovered and used to discover and understand life in ancient times. (AllAfrica)


Sudanese - Egyptian Presidential Committee Concludes Meeting and Issues Final Communique

[SNA] Khartoum -The joint Sudanese - Egyptian presidential committee, co-chaired by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the President of Egypt, Field Marshal Abdul-Fatah Al-Sisi, Thursday concluded its meetings at the Republican Palace and issued its final communique. (AllAfrica)


Egypt's President Sisi in Sudan Capital for Talks With Al Bashir

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Egyptian President Abdelfattah Al Sisi arrived in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum today on a one-day visit for a joint round of talks with President Omar Al Bashir at the Republican Palace. Several cooperation agreements were signed. (AllAfrica)


President Al-Sisi Arrives in Khartoum

[SNA] Khartoum, Oct/ 25 (SUNA)- The President Egyptian President, Abdul-Fatah Al Sisi, arrives in Khartoum on Thursday heading a high-level delegation in an official one-day visit and he were received at Khartoum Airport by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al Bashir, in and a number of ministers and senior officials. (AllAfrica)


Sudanese-Egyptian Talks Begin

[SNA] Khartoum -The Sudanese-Egyptian talks chaired by Presidents of the two countries , Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir and Field Marshal Abdelfattah Al-Sisi began in the Republican Palace Thursday. (AllAfrica)


Al-Sisi - Meeting of Presidential Committee Was Outcome of Joint Efforts

[SNA] Khartoum -President of Egypt, Field Marshal Abdelfattah Al-Sisi said the second convocation of the Joint Sudanese-Egyptian Higher Presidential Committee was crown of joint efforts made by technical and ministerial committees during their meetings in Khartoum and Cairo. (AllAfrica)


Al Sisi to Arrive in Khartoum On Thursday

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al Bashir, and the Egyptian President, Field Marshal Abdelfatah Al Sis, will conduct joint talks tomorrow (Thursday) in the Republican Palace. (AllAfrica)


Why Kenyan Skaters Risk Missing Continental Showpiece

[Nation] Kenyan skaters risk missing out on yet another international event after the Kenya Federation of Roller-skating (KFRS) failed to secure funding from the Ministry of Sports to facilitate their participation in the second African Inline Speed Skating Championships set for Ismailia, Egypt starting this Sunday. (AllAfrica)


Final At Sight for Former Champions Ahly and Setif

[CAF] Record champions Al Ahly of Egypt are targeting a place in the final for the second year running when they visit Algeria's ES Setif, as the premier continental club competition reaches its penultimate stage with the semifinal return leg scheduled this Tuesday. (AllAfrica)


Setting Records From Cape to Cairo

[East African] Maskarm Haile was born in Ethiopia in 1974 during one of the most devastating famines in the country's history. (AllAfrica)


Can the UN Address Root Causes of Conflict? Arab Spring Case Study

[The Conversation Africa] From 2010 to 2012, Arab states in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region experienced dramatic upheavals in what came to be known as the Arab Spring. These popular uprisings were triggered by an economic downturn and long-standing political grievances. But instead of triggering major changes for democracy and development, the outcomes were instability, violence and greater repression. (AllAfrica)


MP - 'Sudan Bleeding Gold to Egypt, Eritrea'

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -A large proportion of the gold produced by traditional mining methods in Sudan is reportedly being smuggled to neighbouring countries such as Egypt or Eritrea because of poor process offered by the Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS). (AllAfrica)