Mass protests called by Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood mostly failed to materialise on Friday, as the movement reels from a bloody army crackdown on followers of ousted President Mohamed Mursi.
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Egypt’s government has ordered police to block access to protest camps set up by supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, state TV reports.
Egypt’s 10-0 routing of Swaziland on Friday night served as a rude awakening to the Zimbabwe Warriors.
The Egyptian Football Association board member Mahmoud El Shami has assured the continent that the three trophies won at the African Cup of Nations are safe and sound at the EFA headquarters.
AT least 16 people died in a rampage by protesters angry at the sentencing of 21 people to death over a soccer stadium disaster, amid a wave of bloody unrest posing a challenge for Egypt’s new Islamist rulers.
Tens of thousands of Egyptians took to the streets in Cairo on Tuesday to build support for and against the anticipated referendum on constitution.
CAIRO — At least 200 000 Islamists demonstrated in Cairo yesterday in support of President Mohamed Mursi, who is rushing through a constitution to try to defuse opposition fury over his newly expanded powers.
Egyptian protesters have vowed to continue defying President Mohammed Mursi’s wide-ranging new powers.
Reuters A media crackdown in the first month of Mohamed Mursi’s rule has raised fears Egypt’s Islamist president is moving to stifle criticism of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Reuters CAIRO — Egypt’s new cabinet will be announced on Thursday, state media said yesterday, ending what was seen as a long wait for a new government, following the swearing-in […]