Single Power Grid to Link Tanzania With Egypt and South Africa
[Daily News] Arusha -An ambitious project to connect the North and the South points of Africa with a single power line through the Cairo-to- Cape Town grid is in the pipeline and may be functional within three years from now.
Player Ratings Versus Egypt
[Monitor] Gabon -Massa hardly held up the ball as a lone striker and disrupted the routine of the Egyptian central defence in vain
Egypt Not Taking Part in Astana Talks On Syria - FM Source
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt won't be participating in the Syrian peace settlement talks that kicked off Monday in the Kazakh capital of Astana, a foreign ministry source told Aswat Masriya.
Egypt Exit World Handball Championship After Losing to Croatia
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt have been eliminated from the 2017 IHF World Men's Handball Championship after losing 21-19 to Croatia in the round of 16 on Sunday night.
Sudan Ambassador to Cairo Addresses Meeting of Foreign Ministers of Countries Neighboring Libya
[SNA] Cairo -Sudan Ambassador to Libya and its Permanent Representative to the Arab League, Ambassador Abdul Mamud Abdul Halem addressed, Sunday, in Cairo, the Meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the Countries Neighboring Libya, affirming the important role of these countries to reach solution to the Libyan crisis.
Cranes Can Hold Heads High After Losing to Pharaohs
[allAfrica] Egypt's coach, Hector Cuper, has leapt to the defence of his side following a scrappy 1-0 Group D victory over minnows Uganda on Saturday.
A Football Supporter's Guide to Afcon
[RFI] CÃ´te d'Ivoire disappoint, Sredojevic puts on his glad rags for Uganda, Ghana's Grant gets ratty and so does Sarri over in Napoli on Day 7 at CAN 2017.
Africa Cup of Nations Pantheon of Heroes
[allAfrica] The African Nations Cup finals have often been the platform for heroes to be born and reputations made in their 60-year history.
Cranes Reach End of Afcon Road
[Independent (Kampala)] Egypt ended Uganda's run at AFCON 2017, scoring in the 88th minute. Uganda, back at the African Cup of Nations finals for the first time since 1978, can not advance as Ghana and Egypt have 6 and 4 points already.
Cottonwool for the Old Man of Afcon
[allAfrica] Egypt coach Hector Cuper is battling a goalkeeper crisis ahead of his side's crucial Group D clash against Uganda at the 2017 African Nations Cup finals in Gabon on Saturday (19h00 GMT).
Khalifa Haftar Welcomes Bilateral Cooperation With Egypt
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Libyan army general Khalifa Haftar said he welcomes any national meetings in Libya sponsored by Egypt, according to a statement by the armed forces on Friday.
Aucho Itches for Game of His Life
[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Watching his colleagues die a little for Uganda's flag against Ghana on Tuesday night was both refreshing and disappointing for Khalid Aucho.
Wasswa Hopes for Discipline and Better Finishing Against Egypt
[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Uganda Cranes midfielder-cum-defender Hassan Wasswa Mawanda believes Uganda can beat Egypt on Saturday and also make it out of Group D of the 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations, but with great improvements from the performance against Ghana in the opener.
Unemployment Rate Among Women Exceeds 25 Percent - Labour Minister
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Minister of Labour Mohamed Saafan said in press statements on Thursday that the unemployment percentage among women exceeds 25%, "which is unprecedented."
In Regeni's Memory - Italian Educational Scholarship for Egyptian Students
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Italian parliament announced launching a new educational scholarship carrying the name of late student Giulio Regeni who found dead in Egypt last year, Italian newspaper La Repubblica said.
Roundup of Egypt's Press Headlines On Jan. 20, 2017
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Our daily roundup of headlines in Egypt's main state-owned and private newspapers on Jan. 20, 2017:
Lacklustre, Bruising Battle as Pharaohs Tackle Eagles
[allAfrica] Egypt and Mali served a dour offering in their opening Group D game at the African Nations Cup finals on Tuesday, playing to a 0-0 draw that was contested mostly in the midfield and provided little in the way of entertainment.
The Afcon Day That Was - January 17 - Never Ghana Let You Down
[Daily Maverick] Ghana edged a 1-0 win over Uganda to top Group D, but elsewhere things were pretty dull and dreary for the first time in the tournament. Aside from the 43-year-old guy who became the oldest ever player in an Afcon match. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.
Pharaohs Held to Goalless Draw
[CAF] Egyptian veteran goalkeeper Essam El Hadary wrote a new chapter in history when he became the oldest ever player to take part in the African Cup of Nations, but he was not to celebrate ads the Pharaohs were held to a goalless draw by a determined Mali side.
Free Visits to the Islamic Arts Museum After Renovation
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Islamic Arts Museum to open for free visits from Friday until Saturday, 28 January. The museum was inaugurated on Wednesday after two years of renovation.