President Abdel Fattah El Sisi ratified the new amendments to Egypt’s Penal Code on toughening penalties against medics who female genital mutilation (FGM).
Egypt’s parliament approves imposing state of emergency for 3 months due to ‘threatening security, health conditions’
Egypt’s House of Representatives approved in its plenary session on Tuesday to impose a state of emergency for three months.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Sunday extended a state of emergency throughout the country for another three months on.
Legislators and their families are getting vaccinated and are being allowed to choose between the AstraZeneca and Sinopharm vaccines despite the Health Ministry’s repeated statements that people will have no say in which shots they receive.
Member of Parliament for the Coordination of Youth Parties and Politicians Amira al Adly issued a statement, Monday to Speaker Hanfy al Gibaly against Minster of Transportation after Toukh train accident.
The United Nations (UN) has lauded the unprecedented moves by Egypt’s Cabinet of Ministers, which have been endorsed by the country’s Parliament, to end female genital mutilation (FGM).
The constitutional and legislative affairs committee at Egypt’s House of Representatives approved, on Wednesday, the amendment to the Egyptian Penal Code which toughens the penalties on female genital mutilation (FGM).
Egyptian lawmakers have sought to expedite legislative measures to criminalize child marriage and tighten penalties to deter violators.
Egypt’s Senate (the Upper House of the Parliament), chaired by Speaker Counselor Abdel, has finally approved a bill amending some provisions of the Penal Code No. 58 of 1937 regarding toughening the penalty for female genital mutilation (FGM).
The Egyptian parliament recently commended the Ministry of Education on approving a new school subject: common values. The course examines religious values and verses that have the same meaning in the three Abrahamic religions — Judaism, Christianity and Islam — in a move that will allow Egyptian students to study verses from the Jewish religion for the …