Egypt Offers to Finance Ethiopia's Dam

Updated: Fri 4 Apr, 05:55 am

Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy has announced that the Egyptian government offered to construct Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam. He said the dam, which has been a source of tension betweem the two countries, … read more »

Bouteflika Camp Claims Victory in Algeria Polls

Updated: Fri 18 Apr, 08:26 am

Even before the announcement of official results, supporters of ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika - who is seeking a fourth term of office - are claiming victory, amid allegations of "massive … read more »

U.S. Oil Firm Creates Tension Over W. Sahara

Updated: Thu 13 Mar, 10:22 am

Advocacy groups have raised concerns about plans for oil exploration by a U.S. energy firm in Western Sahara, as U.S. and Moroccan executives meet to strengthen private sector ties. read more »