Category Archives: Governance

Presidential decree pardons 560 prisoners

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued on Friday decree no. 232 to pardon 560 prisoners.

Journalist Abdel Halim Qandil is among the pardoned convicts.

He was granted a compassionate release based on his medical situation.

The decree was published in …

Armed Forces: 47 Takfiris killed in Sinai raids

The Armed Forces announced that 47 Takfiris were killed and 385 explosive charges were dismantled and detonated in the latest joint raids carried out by army and police personnel in north and central Sinai.

Around 29 hideouts used by terrorists, …

Egypt’s Shorbagy wins Wimbledon Squash Open title

Egypt’s Marwan El Shorbagy claimed the title of the 2019 Wimbledon Club Squash Squared Open on Thursday.

In the final match, Shorbagy defeated Spain’s Iker Pajares 13-11, 11-7 and 11-6 in a 50-minute game.

The tournament, hosted by London, started …

Egypt’s Nabil, Wael eliminated from round of 16 at World Taekwondo Championships

Egypt’s Mo’az Nabil and Abdel Rahman Wael were eliminated from the round of 16 at the 2019 World Taekwondo Championships, currently held in Manchester, the UK.

Nabil lost in the -54 kg category competition, while Wael was eliminated from the …

Zamalek team arrive in Morocco for 1st leg of 2019 CAF Confederation Cup final

Egypt’s Zamalek football team arrived in Oujda city in northeast Morocco on Friday to prepare for their clash with Renaissance de Berkane (Nahdha Berkane) in the first leg of the 2019 CAF Confederation Cup final.

The encounter is set take …