Hisham Abbas – Press image courtesy file photo
CAIRO – 5 August 2017 : Egyptian superstar Hisham Abbas will be the singer of the opening ceremony of the U-23 Volleyball World Cup held in Cairo from August 18 to 25.
The organizing committee of the U-23 Volleyball World Cup announced that they reached an agreement with an Egyptian company to organize the opening and closing ceremonies of the tournament, and it’s scheduled for that company to start preparing the opening ceremony within days, which will be held in the main covered hall of Cairo International Stadium.
Ahmed Hassan, the director of the championship, revealed the details of the opening ceremony, declaring that it will last 35 minutes and will be full of surprises for the spectators. One of those surprises is that Egyptian singer Hisham Abbas will sing in the ceremony, as well as young, talented singer Amira Reda, who performed a number of patriotic songs at the National Youth Conference that took place in Aswan earlier, Super Kora reported.