Partners For Transparency (PFT) indicated in its monthly report that media outlets revealed the occurrence of 68 corruption incidents in Egypt during April, according to PFT’s statement.
Police forces announced Sunday the arrest of 13 alleged militants on two separate farms in Beheira and Alexandria. The suspects reportedly possessed large amounts of weapons and explosives.
Egypt’s parliament has approved on Monday a law that aims to combat illegal migration, with a majority of 402 votes. The law approval comes less than a month after a boat, carrying an estimated 450 migrants, capsized in the Mediterranean leaving more than 200 dead.
A new Egyptian militant group, the Hasam Movement, on Saturday claimed responsibility for the killing of a policeman in the country’s north.
At least 43 people have died and 154 have been rescued after a boat carrying hundreds of refugees capsized off Egypt’s coast.
The Ministry of Social Solidarity has closed 75 NGOs and 121 childcare centers and nurseries in the Nile Delta Governorate of Beheira this week. Mohamed al-Deeb, a senior official from the Ministry of Social Solidarity, told the state-owned Al-Ahram news portal that the “75 NGOs were ordered to be shut …
The Lawyers Union for Democratic and Legal Studies has called for political prisoners in Wadi Natrun prison in northern Egypt to be saved, claiming that the prison management has punished prisoners by depriving them of water.
LE250 million will be paid as compensation to the Interior Ministry from the Muslim Brotherhood’s confiscated assets, Ezzat Khamis, head of the committee tasked with identifying, confiscating and managing the group’s financial assets, stated on Monday.
Several jailed activists in Wadi al-Natroun prison declared a hunger strike in protest of maltreatment, the “Freedom for the brave” campaign reported late Wednesday.
vercrowded rooms, medical negligence, and inadequate meals were among the violations observed by the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) delegation during its visit to the Damanhour women prison in the Beheira governorate on Sunday.