River Nile

  • Climate change’s imprint on the Nile Basin

    November 13, 2018

    Asmaa Nassar/ The Niles November 13, 2018 climate change and increasing human activity alongside the River Nile threatens this life-sustaining resource. By 2050, around a billion people will live in the countries through which the Nile and its tributaries flow. That alone will put enormous stress on the water supply. Governments are faced with challenges […]

  • Museveni Cautions against Approaching River Nile Issues from a Parochial Point Of View

    June 23, 2017

    Orishaba Adella June 23, 2017 Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has told heads of state at the first ever summit of the Nile Basin Heads of State to work for the social transformation of their people as the ultimate guarantor of the Nile basin’s security. “All Nile Valley countries should be assisted to develop and become […]

  • Water Journalists Africa Embarks on the Nile Series Project

    November 5, 2016

    Water Journalists Africa November 5, 2016 Welcome to our Nile Series (NS) Project, where we will highlight challenges and opportunities of River Nile right from the mouth of this longest river in the world extending for 6695km (4184 miles), to its source. Our purpose with this series is to enlighten the readers about the challenges […]

  • Uganda Hails Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia for Reaching Agreement on River Nile Water Use

    March 25, 2015

    Adella Mbabazi March 25, 2015 Uganda has congratulated Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan for reaching an agreement on the construction of a mega dam on the Ethiopian portion of River Nile. Uganda’s message was carried by the premier Dr Ruhakana Rugunda who represented President Yoweri Museveni to witness the signing ceremony on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance […]