Disenchantment grows in Egypt as democratic hopes recede
Three years after huge crowds of Egyptians rallied to oust Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, democratic hopes have given way to a spiralling crackdown on freedoms in the name of stability.
Egypt affair rumours spark inter-religious violence
The Church said that after the Christian man had fled the village, his mother was beaten, insulted, stripped of her clothes and paraded through the streets by a group of people.
Egypt sentences 6 inmates for beating jailed Frenchman to death
An Egyptian court on Sunday handed down seven-year prison sentences to six men convicted of beating to death jailed Frenchman Eric Lang in 2013.
Nigeria fined for overcrowding at AFCON qualifier against Egypt
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) 5,000 dollars for overcrowding at its 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier in Kaduna against Egypt.
Egypt prosecutor contradicts police version of Luxor attack
Egyptian prosecutors contradicted Thursday police claims they had foiled a suicide and gun attack at the ancient Karnak temple by preventing assailants from entering the site.
Egypt seizes over 64 mn smuggled cigarette packs
Egypt said on it seized more than 64 million packs of smuggled cigarettes in May, of which over two million were counterfeit.
Egypt confirms death sentences against 22 Morsi backers
An Egyptian court confirmed death sentences against 22 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi
AFCON 2017: Egypt paired with Nigeria in tough qualifier
Egypt, champions a record seven times, were drawn in the same group as fellow heavyweights Nigeria in the 2017 African Nations Cup qualifiers on Wednesday. The two will battle for a single berth from Group G for the finals in Gabon, who were earlier on Wednesday designated hosts after a vote by the executive committee…