Egypt, Eritrea leaders meet as Nile tensions rise : AP

Egypt, Eritrea leaders meet as Nile tensions rise : AP

AP Published on January 9,2018 CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s president and his Eritrean counterpart met in Cairo on Monday amid heightened tensions with Sudan and Ethiopia over border disputes and the construction of a massive upstream Nile dam. Egypt fears the soon-to-be completed dam in Ethiopia could cut into its share of the river, which […]

Egyptian forces in Eritrea : MEM

Egyptian forces in Eritrea : MEM

borkena January 6, 2017 A heavily armed Egyptian army has arrived in Eritrea, reported yesterday Middle East Monitor citing Arabic News source, Al Sharq. The Egyptian forces have apparently coordinated its move with United Arab Emirate (UAE), which established a military base in Eritrea a few months back. The source added that Egypt, UAE, and […]

Egypt declare three days of national mourning after 235 killed in Mosque attack

Egypt declare three days of national mourning after 235 killed in Mosque attack

Unprecedented terrorist attack in the history of Egypt in terms of casualty African News borkena November 24,2017 Egypt declared three days of national mourning following the deadliest terrorist attack in the history of the country which claimed the lives of more than 235 people. More than 109 people are injured, according to official government figures. […]

Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa praised Mugabe as National Hero African News borkena November 24,2017 Former Zimbabwean vice-president Emerson Mnangagwa is sworn in a president of the Republic of Zimbabwe three days after President Robert Mugabe, one of the most respected African liberation fighter that ushered Zimbabwe into independence, announced his resignation. Robert Mugabe resigned after the military […]