Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 11:00 GMT
Cars crisscross through the inner city of Cairo Egypt, alongside the Nile River during the day- CC via Wikimedia.
CAIRO - 25 September 2020: The cabinet media center denied reports circulated on some social media pages about a hike in public bus fares during the coming period.
In a report released Friday, the center said it has contacted the Public Transport Authority, which dismissed such reports, stressing that no increase would be applied in the fares of public buses in the coming period.
The authority also urged all media outlets and social media users to verify the authenticity of news before publishing information that are not based on facts and instigate anger among citizens.