A meeting of the Nile Basin states called by Ugandan President Museveni broke down, a reflection of growing Egyptian-Ethiopian tensions. Egypt meanwhile is boosting military cooperation with Eritrea.
Because of tensions over River Nile, the speed with which Cairo has moved to embrace the new Somali president is bound to increase Ethiopia’s anxieties at the growing Arab influence in the country.
The special anti-robbery squad holds detainees in several facilities near the capital, Abuja, including one known as The Abbatoir
The dam is being built for $4.8 billion, and ordinary folks are paying for a part of it. By contrast a smaller dam for $1.6 billiion in Uganda is being built with a Chinese loan