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Until the recent positive signs of cooperation between some of the Nile riparian states, disputes between the downstream and upper riparian states over rights...

Egypt increasingly views Ethiopia's plan to build a massive 6,000-megawatt hydroelectric dam on the Nile River as a threat to its national security because...

A tripartite commission, established by Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan will meet on 8 October 2012 in Addis Ababa to discuss the impact of Ethiopia's...

South Africa's Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu has launched state mineral research company Mintek's new R44-million water atomising plant.The demonstration plant, situated at Mintek's...

Haiti hunkered down Friday as forecasters warned that Tropical Storm Isaac could dump large amounts of rain on the struggling country still recovering from...

From scrawny dogs wandering shanties to pit toilets, workers at South Africa's tragedy-hit Marikana platinum mine still live in miserable conditions 18 years after...

The United Nations refugee agency and its partners are scaling up efforts to reverse the "alarming" rates of malnutrition, disease and death in two...

For the first time in a decade, Uganda enjoys a near-sufficient electricity supply. Results have been immediate. Since the long-awaited Bujagali Dam started producing...

The turnout of Black voters is going to be the key in the upcoming presidential election, just a 5 percent drop in the number...

Fifty four African migrants trying to reach Italy from Libya died of thirst after a 15-day voyage in which their rubber boat gradually deflated,...

Southern Africa's long-awaited regional infrastructure development master plan is now ready for approval by the SADC Heads of State and Government Summit set for...

Saudi Arabia's oil keeps the world turning, but the Kingdom is thirsty for water. For years, the government subsidised domestic food production to feed...

Aid agencies working in northern South Sudan are worried about refugees from Sudan's war-torn Blue Nile State who are reaching under-resourced camps in increasingly...

China is set to invest massively in Zimbabwe's water, power, and transport infrastructure, following the recent visit to Beijing by Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai...

The mud-coloured Omo River which snakes through green gorges, feeding lush vegetation and providing vital water to one of Ethiopia's most remote regions, will...

In a few weeks, South Sudan will turn a year old. It ought to have been a joyous occasion.Instead, the world's newest nation is...

When many people are planning on going for a holiday they think far and wide, yet there could be a place close to their...