Ethiopia starts electricity production at Nile mega-dam

Ethiopia starts electricity production at Nile mega-dam

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed inaugurated electricity production from the country's mega-dam on the Blue Nile on Sunday, a milestone in the controversial multi-billion dollar project.

Ethiopia hits second-year target for filling Nile mega-dam

Ethiopia hits second-year target for filling Nile mega-dam

Ethiopia has attained its second-year target for filling a mega-dam on the Blue Nile River that has stoked tensions with downstream countries Egypt and Sudan, an official told AFP on Monday.

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.

Three-way talks on Blue Nile dam to resume Tuesday -AU chairman

Three-way talks on Blue Nile dam to resume Tuesday -AU chairman

Negotiations between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan over a multi-billion dollar dam on the Blue Nile will resume on Tuesday, nearly two months after Egypt left the talks, African Union chairman Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

Ethiopia says Blue Nile Dam engineer's death a suicide

Ethiopia says Blue Nile Dam engineer's death a suicide

The head of Ethiopia's controversial project damming waters of the Blue Nile committed suicide, state media reported Friday.

Rising star Dybala is Messi’s mirror image

Rising star Dybala is Messi’s mirror image

Diminutive, dynamic and armed with a deadly left foot, Paulo Dybala could be a prototype of a Lionel Messi clone.