Nourhan Magdi

Amani Abou-Zeid among 25 candidates running for 6 AU commissioner seats

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 01:02 GMT

Abou-Zeid was also selected among the 50 Most Influential Women in Africa in 2012 by the Langaa Research and Publishing Common Initiative Group.

Egypt Senate poll: Debate over imposing fine on 54M voters who did not cast ballot

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 10:37 GMT

A debate has been raised after a list with the names of 54 million registered voters, who did not cast their ballots in the 2020 Senate elections, was sent to prosecution to be fined L.E. 500 or less.

Interview: NZ Amb. speaks about diplomacy, love for Egyptian mangoes

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 09:54 GMT

Ambassador of New Zealand to Egypt Greg Lewis wrote on his official Twitter account about a day trip he made to Ismailia city, which is famous for the best types of mangoes.

Egypt mourns Dr. Mashaly; Doctor of the Poor

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 01:44 GMT

Mashaly’s father told him to give his life to the poor and not to charge them in return for treatment.

Constitutional impasse widens Ethiopia’s political rift amid deferred elections

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The polls were postponed indefinitely due to COVID-19, leaving Ethiopia in a constitutional limbo.

Interview: Egypt’s structural reform to help economy rebound after COVID-19 – WB’s Marina Wes

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 03:30 GMT

"Egypt will grow around 2 percent, as on the eve of the pandemic Egypt had a high growth rate. It was 5.6 percent in the first half of the last fiscal year," said World Bank’s Country Director Marina Wes.

Discussed: What is Egypt’s COVID-19 co-existence plan?

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 06:19 GMT

Egypt has released a coexistence plan to deal with the Coronavirus pandemic over the coming period, stressing the importance of abiding by precautionary measures while preparing to gradually resume normal life cycle.

INTERVIEW - Zoleka Mandela: A story of a fighter for road safety

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 - 02:48 GMT

Hit by painful experiences of sexual abuse, breast cancer, alcohol and drug addiction, Zoleka Mandela, 39, opened up to Egypt Today about how she turned her life.

Progress in Africa's road safety requires more states' ratification of charter: AU commissioner

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 01:04 GMT

“For the first time, and amid rapid urbanization, more than half a billion people are added to Africa’s urban population by 2040,” AU commissioner said.

Malian Transport Minister: We look forward to receive EgyptAir flights in Bamako

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 04:23 GMT

The relations between Egypt and Mali started in 1960 after Mali’s independence.

Egypt shows strong leadership, progress in transport system: Swedish Min.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 02:19 GMT

“I am impressed by the progress made now in Egypt, since I was in Egypt last time 10 years ago," said Swedish Minister of Transport.

Egypt 'our largest client in MENA' with important energy, transport portfolio: World Bank VP Makhtar Diop

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 07:20 GMT

World Bank's VP Diop urgedt governments to adopt a holistic approach in order to achieve road safety goal.

UN envoy ‘impressed’ by Egypt’s ‘strong effort’ on road safety amid growing population

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 11:04 GMT

“They [Egypt] have the motivation and understanding of it, and of course what we will be able to give, we will give them,” Todt added.

‘Enough is enough’: Egyptian Omnia El Omrani calls for youth engagement in road safety crisis

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 08:32 GMT

“Enough is enough,” said Omrani, adding that “it is time to take actions, no more fake promises, no more false commitments.”

In pics: World leaders call for urgent action plans on road safety in Stockholm

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 09:53 GMT

His Majesty the King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf inaugurated the conference and made introductory remarks on roads safety.

Equatoguinean Minister say ties with Egypt ‘strong’, Arab Contractors builds our roads

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 11:23 GMT

"We are working to reduce the number of vehicles to achieve safer roads," Equatoguinean Minister Nsue Medja.

WHO expert hopes road safety gets similar world attention as coronavirus

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 09:44 GMT

The attention paid by governments to coronavirus is a demonstration that governments can move towards an issue when they have the will, said WHO’s Krug.

Sweden halved road deaths by ‘Vision Zero,’ ready to cooperate with Egypt: Amb.

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 01:54 GMT

Both Sweden and Egypt, share a common agenda when it comes to making transport systems more effective and safer, said Swedish Ambassador to Egypt.

In pics: Cairo observes outstanding Japanese traditional tea ceremony

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 09:04 GMT

Newly appointed Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin al-Qabbaj participated in the traditional ceremony.

Amb. Noke: Japan's peace, prosperity based on that of Libya

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 07:14 GMT

Noke went on explaining that there have been certain developments regarding Libya; however, it is still early to predict what will happen.

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