Egypt Headlines

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 08:54:07 GMT
Egypt - Rabaa Massacre Still Haunting Country - New Briefing
[AI London] On sixth anniversary of the killings, Amnesty publishes list of five continuing effects on human rights from the massacre

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 09:14:09 GMT
Cairo Trip That Split Malkia Strikers and Curious Case of Missing Passport
[Nation] Current problems bedevilling Kenya women's volleyball team started in Cairo, where Ramdoo - in his first assignment as head coach in the July 9 to 14 Africa Cup of Nations tournament - allegedly accosted Shota Katagiri, a member of his techn...

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 08:03:48 GMT
Investigate Treatment of Detained American
[HRW] Beirut -Egyptian authorities should investigate the conditions of US citizen Khaled Hassan who attempted suicide in July 2019 while in pretrial detention in Tora prison, Human Rights Watch and The Freedom Initiative said today. An independent i...

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 11:50:43 GMT
Rebel Leaders in Cairo to Discuss Agreements With FFC
[Radio Dabanga] Cairo -Leaders of the Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF, a coalition of armed movements) arrived in the Egyptian capital this weekend to discuss the contents of the Constitutional Declaration with the Forces for Freedom and Change opposi...

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:54:45 GMT
Egypt Donates Mahangu for Drought Relief
[Namibian] THE government of Egypt has donated 134 metric tonnes of mahangu grain to the Office of the Prime Minister's Disaster Risk Management Directorate.

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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:51:55 +0000
Fighting Pollution in Egypt’s South: Nile Clean Up Campaign Launches in Aswan
Youth Love Egypt Foundation (YLE) organized a clean up campaign over the weekend to collect plastic waste covering Upper Egypt’s Aswan Nile shore. With the help of fourteen volunteers, the campaign aimed to raise awareness to the side effects o...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 16:42:47 +0000
Popular Egyptian TV Host Reham Saeed Suspended for Insulting Obese Women
Egypt’s Supreme Media Council suspended on Saturday famous TV host Reham Saeed for insulting and humiliating obese women on her Al-Hayah late-night show “Sabaya”. Last Friday, Saeed was interrogated by the Supreme Council for Media Regulation a...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 11:19:13 +0000
Sisi Attends G7 Summit in France to Discuss Africa, Inequality and Fires in Amazon
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrived to France on Saturday to attend the G-7 Summit, which is set to kick off on August 24 and end on August 26, Egyptian Presidential Spokesman Ambassador Bassam Radi reported. As this year’s host, Macron picked t...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:14:46 +0000
The Reformed Arab Savage: On Becky Anderson’s Racism and Mo Salah’s Hypocrisy
Earlier this week, Egyptian soccer sensation Mohamed Salah sat down with CNN’s Becky Anderson for a lengthy interview worthy of a thousand sound bites. The Liverpool forward opened up about his dissatisfaction with the Egyptian Football Association...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:14:42 +0000
Egyptian Tech-based Startup Baramoda Converts Agri-wastes to Biofertilizers
In a bid to enable local farmers to increase agricultural productivity and up their exports, Mostafa el-Nabi decided to found the tech-based startup Baramoda in 2018. Technology and innovation must be exploited to help decrease costs of agriculture, ...