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The Nile Series:Day 3: Full Coverage 3rd May 2015 1000GMT

We take a look at culture heritage preservation along the River Nile and brick making using mud dug from the banks of the Nile. Cultures and civilizations dating back thousands of years have been sustained...

The Nile Series: Day 1: Full Coverage 1st May 2015 1700GMT

Over the course of the next few days, we'll be bringing you special reports about the River Nile, from right here in Aswan all the way to the Mediterranean Sea. The Nile, the longest river...

Nile Series: Day 5: Full Coverage 5th May 2015 1000GMT

Let's get you the next installment of our magical journey down the River Nile. Let's see what the team has in store for us today. We now go live to CCTV's Peninah Karibe in...

The Nile Series: Dates farm thrives because of the Nile

Much of it might be a desert but Egypt has risen to become a top agricultural producer for certain crops, like the date palm. This has been entirely made possible through harnessing the waters...

The Untold stories of River Nile

  What is life like on River Nile? THE NILE,THE RIVER OF LIFE 10GMT & 17GMT, 1st MAY-7th May Join us in CCTV Africa's exclusive coverage of ''LIFE ALONG THE RIVER NILE'', a 7-day TV series co produced...

The Nile Series: Nubia in Modern and Ancient Times

The Nile has traditionally been the custodian of life in Egypt. It has helped in sustaining ancient cultures and civilizations. But for the Nubian community, the Nile has also been the source of much...

The Nile Series: CCTV Crew Behind The Scenes

Join the CCTV Africa crew as they capture the splendor of the River Nile. It will be a memory that forever stays. Take a look. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WHSWH3LfL14

Nile Series: Past, Present and Future of the Nile

CCTV Africa is in Egypt for a very exciting special series on the Nile, the longest river in the world. Starting now, we invite you to take a magnificent journey with us, as we...

The Nile Series:Day 2: Full Coverage 2nd May 2015 1700GMT

In this instalment of the Nile series CCTV's Fahmida Miller gets up-close with operators of the Felluca, to learn why these boats from ancient times are still sailing the Nile. As CCTV's Yasser Hakim takes...

The Role of River Nile in Religion

Religion has been playing an important role in the lives of Egyptians for millennia. Kings and queens from ancient dynasties oversaw the construction of elaborate places of worship. CCTV's Yasser Hakim now takes us...