Monday, September 21, 2020

Sudan, Ethiopia Vow ‘All Efforts’ To Resolve Nile Dam Dispute

Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and his Ethiopian counterpart Abiy Ahmed vowed Tuesday to make every effort to resolve a dispute also involving Egypt...

The Story Behind the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Despite the controversy, Ethiopia must build the dam river in order to meet the urgent development needs of its growing population. I have read the...

Ethiopia: Pop Stars Belt Out Catchy Tunes in Favor of No Rollback Plans on...

Pop stars in Ethiopia have been belting out tunes marking a victory in what is seen as a battle with Egypt over who has...

Elephant Relative ‘Lost to Science’ Spotted for First Time in 50 Years

Also known as Somali sengi (Elephantulus revoilii), the mammal has a long nose, large eyes and a tuft of fur on its tail Not seen...

Can Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt Truely Reach an Agreement on Nile Water Share?

Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt still unable to solve their dispute over the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The dispute...

Somaliland: Using a Solar Minigrid, Villagers Leave Behind Brackish Water

A solar array – complete with battery storage and remote monitoring and control capabilities – has been transforming brackish groundwater into fresh drinking water...

Meet The Woman Fighting To Save Endangered Cheetahs From Extinction

Before the pandemic, TODAY senior international correspondent Keir Simmons traveled to Somaliland in the Horn of Africa to meet Laurie Marker, who has dedicated...

Somaliland Cheetah Conservation Scores Hat Trick With Eight More Cubs Rescued

Eight more cheetah cubs were rescued by authorities in Somaliland during July and taken to the Cheetah Conservation Fund’s safe house in Hargeisa, bringing...

UK Aid Package to Help Control Locusts in Somaliland, Somalia, Yemen

The package will support countries across East Africa including Somalia, Somaliland, Yemen and South-West Asia tackle millions of locusts, as well as reduce the...

Ethiopia Says it, Egypt and Sudan Reach “Major Common Understanding” on Disputed Dam

Ethiopia says it, Egypt and Sudan reach “major common understanding" toward "breakthrough agreement” on disputed dam. Ethiopia’s prime minister said Tuesday his country, Egypt and...