Ethiopia resumes filling Nile mega-dam reservoir, angering Egypt

Ethiopia resumes filling Nile mega-dam reservoir, angering Egypt

Ethiopia has started the second phase of filling a controversial mega-dam's reservoir on the upper Blue Nile, Egypt said, raising tensions ahead of an upcoming UN Security Council meeting on the issue.

Sudan invites Ethiopia, Egypt to Nile dam summit

Sudan invites Ethiopia, Egypt to Nile dam summit

Sudan's prime minister has invited his Egyptian and Ethiopian counterparts to a closed meeting to discuss the long-running dispute over Addis Ababa's mega-dam on the Blue Nile, his office said.

Ethiopia starts filling Grand Renaissance dam, minister says

Ethiopia starts filling Grand Renaissance dam, minister says

Ethiopia has started filling the Grand Renaissance dam, a giant hydroelectric project it is building on the Blue Nile, its water minister said on Wednesday, a day after talks with Sudan and Egypt on the issue became deadlocked.