Universities’ Supreme Council orders heads of universities to purge Muslim Brotherhood members

Egypt’s Universities’ Supreme Council ordered the heads of both governmental and private universities to prepare lists of employees who belong to the Muslim Brotherhood or other groups categorised as terrorist...

Rise of price of fertiliser in Egypt burdens farmers

Prices of agricultural fertilisers rose sharply with a tonne of urea hitting EGP 7,000 compared to EGP 3,290 according to the official prices, and a tonne of...

Ethiopia: The second filling refuted Egyptian and Sudanese claims about the Renaissance Dam

The Ethiopian professor of hydrology, Yilma Sileshi, member of the Ethiopian negotiation team over the Renaissance Dam, said that the second filling of the Renaissance Dam refuted the Egyptian and...

4 political detainees die in Egypt in July

Human rights sources have unveiled the death of two political detainees, one in Wadi Al-Natron Prison, and the other in the high-security Minya Prison. According to...

Human rights organisations: Egyptian courts use indefinite laws to accuse political activists of terrorism

Eight human rights organisations condemned the decision of Egypt’s Court of Cassation to refuse appeals against the insertion of ex-parliamentarian Ziad El-Elaimy and BDS activist Rami Shaath...

Egypt: Eminent journalist arrested after demanding Sisi step down

Egyptian security arrested, on Sunday, the well-known journalist Abel Nasser Salama from his house in Alexandria. Salama worked as the editor-in-chief of Al-Ahram, the most prominent state-owned daily in Egypt,...

Ethiopia: The second filling cannot be stopped and we do not recognize historical rights...

Ethiopia declared that the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam can not be stopped and that internationalizing the dispute will not be useful for the negotiations between Ethiopia,...

Death sentences continue: Six persons sentenced to death in Minya riots

Minya Criminal Court referred, on Tuesday, six defendants to Mufti al-Gomhouria (the official religious judge) in a formal consulting step that precedes death sentence. The court...

USA expresses concern over the continued detentions in Egypt

US Department of state expressed, on Tuesday, concern over the continued detention of activists and journalists in Egypt. “The United States is concerned by continued detentions,...

Egypt’s parliament approves the state of emergency and passes a law to purge political...

Egypt’s house of representatives approved, on Monday, the presidential decision to extend the state of emergency declared by the presidential decision no. 174 of 2021. “The...