Egypt opens Gaza border for month of Ramadan: president
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has made a rare decision to open the Rafah crossing with Gaza for a month, allowing Palestinians to cross during the holy period of Ramadan.
Salah equals Luis Suarez’s club record
Egypt and Liverpool striker, Mohammed Salah, yesterday notched up his 31st of the season to equal Luis Suarez’s club record for goals in a season, as the Reds were held to 2-2 by West Bromwich Albion. Salomon Rondon completed a remarkable comeback from two goals down against Liverpool, although the 2-2 draw at the Hawthorns…
Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 96.9% of vote
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has won a second term with 96.9 percent of valid votes, state media reported on Friday, raising a previous tally from the preliminary count.
Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 92% of vote
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has been reelected for a second term with 92 percent of the vote, preliminary results showed on Thursday, but turnout of just 40 percent dented his push for popular legitimacy.
Bombing ahead of Egypt vote kills two policemen in Alexandria
Two policemen were killed in a car bomb attack Saturday targeting the security chief of Egypt's Alexandria, officials said, two days before the start of the country's presidential election.
Ronaldo's last-gasp two-goal show steals Salah limelight
Cristiano Ronaldo hit two goals in stoppage time as European champions Portugal defeated Egypt 2-1 in a friendly international on Friday, winning his personal duel with Mohamed Salah who had put the seven-time African champions ahead.
Egypt court orders Uber and Careem to cease operations
Egypt's administrative court issued a ruling on Tuesday stopping the operations of Uber and Careem, state media reported, although both ride-sharing apps said their services were not suspended. The two services had sparked protests by taxi drivers who complained that their drivers were not required to pay the hefty fees to operate transportation vehicles. The…
Nigeria wins second bronze as Egypt tops medals’ table
Nigeria won another bronze medal at the 2018 Cadet and Junior African Fencing Championship, which ended yesterday at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. Nigeria got its first medal at the championship featuring 13 countries through Tosan Egbesemirone in the men’s individual epee and on the last day of…
Egypt tops medals table as competition enters day three
Egyptians put up brilliant displays to pull clear on the medal’s table on day two of the Eighth Junior/Cadet African Fencing Championships holding at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. The Egyptians, one of the continent’s powerhouses in the sport, won gold medals in the Men’s Cadet Sabre and the…