COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: CairoGovernment: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Population: 104,124,440 (2020)
Land Size: 1 million sq km (386,874 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sat - Nov 28, 2020: Pitso Mosimane Leads Egypt's Al Ahly to 9th CAF Champions League Title - AllAfrica News: Egypt
[Premium Times] Mosiname has beaten Zamalek for his two Champions League titles
- Fri - Nov 27, 2020: Awqaf, Emigration Ministers Open 3 Mosques in Damietta At Total Cost of Egp 20 Mln - AllAfrica News: Egypt
[Egypt Online] Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa, Emigration Minister Nabila Makram and Damietta Governor Manal Awad inaugurated on Friday three mosques in Ras el Bar city.
- Fri - Nov 27, 2020: UN Rights Experts Condemn Retaliatory Arrests of Activists in Egypt - AllAfrica News: Egypt
[UN News] A group of UN independent human rights experts have called on Egyptian authorities to "immediately and unconditionally" release activists arrested, apparently in retaliation, for discussing human rights issues with foreign ambassadors.
- Fri - Nov 27, 2020: Zamalek/Al Ahly's Final Today to Be Played Behind Closed Doors - AllAfrica News: Egypt
[This Day] Tonight's CAF Champions League final between Zamalek and Al Ahly will be played behind closed doors, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced.
- Fri - Nov 27, 2020: Egypt's Government Ratifies Bylaws of New NGOs Law No.149 for Year 2019 - AllAfrica News: Egypt
[Egypt Online] Egypt's government ratified, with immediate effect, the bylaws of the new law concerning non-government organisations (NGOs), Egyptian Cabinet Spokesperson Nader Saad announced Thursday evening.