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Ethiopia Continues Dam Construction Over All Objections

The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) has rejected calls by UNESCO's World Heritage Committee, urging Ethiopia to immediately halt all construction on the Gilgel Gibe III hydroelectric Dam that is being constructed at a cost of 1.7 billion dollars. The dam is expected to generate 1,870 mw of electricity.

UN Calls on Ethiopia to Suspend Giant Hydroelectric Dam

The United Nations has added its voice to the barrage of criticism on Ethiopia's massive Gibe III hydropower project, calling for work to be...

Ethiopia Moves Forward with Massive Nile Dam Project

Ethiopia has announced that it will construct a controversial multibillion-dollar Nile River dam that could supply more than 5,000 megawatts of electricity for itself and its neighbors, including newcomer South Sudan.

Egypt Continues its Aggression in a Bid to Hoarde Nile Waters

according to Egyptian security sources, the Egyptian army has been instructed to "prepare for any eventuality" after the recent move by Ethiopia to commence the construction of a dam on the Blue Nile.

Nile Dam Project Not Negotiable, Says Ethiopian Govt Ahead of Egyptian...

"There won't be any reason that would stop or delay the undergoing construction of the Nile Dam. It is not something based on the goodwill of Egyptians" said Shimels Kemal, a spokesman for the Communications Ministry of Ethiopia.