Addis Ababa October 28/2020 (ENA) The African Union Fee Chairperson, Moussa Faki Mahamat mentioned the tripartite assembly held on Monday between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) was productive.
Ministers of Water and Overseas Affairs of the three nations have met on Tuesday to debate on GERD and agreed to renew the AU-led negotiations, he said.
“I participated in a very productive Ministerial Meeting on the GERD with Ministers of Foreign and Water Affairs of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan under the strong leadership of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa where all parties agreed to resume AU-led negotiations,” the Chairperson twitted.
The ministers deliberated on the resumption of the negotiations with in AU framework, in accordance with a joint assertion issued by Ministry of Overseas Affairs and Water, irrigation and Vitality Ministers.
The nations are anticipated to debate and finalize within the coming seven days the way in which ahead and the workable timeline for the negotiation and to slim gaps on excellent points.