Egypt's Nile monopoly is over

Egypt's Nile monopoly is over

The Nile River, the longest river in the world, stretches across eleven countries. The Blue Nile, its largest tributary, originates from the Ethiopian highlands and flows all the way to Egypt until it enters the Mediterranean Sea. Herodotus, two and a half thousand years ago, claimed Egypt as โ€˜โ€˜the gift of the Nileโ€™โ€™ because it depended on its water and the fertile soils washed from the Ethiopian highlands.

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