The National Electoral Commission (NEC), headed by Lashin Ibrahim, confirmed on Tuesday that it has not received any complaints about publicity violations, on the fourth day of campaigning for candidates for the presidential election.
Fourteen international human rights organizations have said that Egypt’s presidential election, scheduled for March, is “neither free nor fair.”
The General Prosecution ordered the investigation into calls for boycotting the coming presidential election after lawsuits were filed against a number of politicians, accusing them of attempting to topple the regime.
As Egypt’s political sphere is occupied with discussions regarding the forthcoming presidential election, which will see Egyptians heading to the polls later in March to choose between Egypt’s current President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and his sole competitor Moussa Mostafa Moussa, leader of the centrist pro-government Ghad Party, Egypt Independent took …
The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT) is investigating Samir Sami Anan, son of former presidential hopeful Sami Anan, for posting opinions and comments through his account on a social networking site.
The Supreme Administrative Court on Saturday set February 10 as the start of hearings in a case filed by lawyer Tarek El-Awady against the National Elections Authority (NEA) decision to accept the candidacy of presidential hopeful Moussa Mostafa Moussa.
As Egypt’s presidential elections are approaching, it is worth exploring how Egyptian media have dealt with the candidates who up until now have announced their intention to run.
A senior Egyptian diplomat said yesterday that the country will not organise systems for Egyptian expatriates living in five Arab and African countries to vote in the upcoming presidential election.
The Civil Democratic Movement, an alliance of opposition parties, called for a boycott of the upcoming presidential election in a Tuesday press conference.
A number of political figures have called for a boycott of the presidential elections due to the absence of a democratic process hours before the end of the presidential candidacy nomination period on 29 January.