Who owns the Nile? It’s more complicated than you think

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan this week agreed to share the water of the Nile. But why the discord in the first place?

Infographic Who owns the Nile
Correction, 25/3/2015: An earlier version of this graphic said that the White Nile was Ethiopia’s tributary of the Nile. That is incorrect. It is the Blue Nile. The White Nile originates in Uganda. 
Who owns the Nile? It's more complicated than you think
Source: Al Jazeera, News Agencies


Nile dam

Water-sharing deal has brought conflict between Egypt and Ethiopia over massive hydroelectric dam closer to resolution.

Published On 10 Mar 2015
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