Constitution

Kuwait Crown Prince takes constitutional oath before Emir

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 11:01 GMT

Sheikh Nawaf wished the crown prince best of luck and success in his new duties.

2014 constitution underlines economic, social rights of citizens -- Minister

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Planning Minister Hala el Saeid said Sunday that the 2014 constitution clearly indicates economic and social rights of citizens that should be realized by the government.

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.

Youth Committee of Egyptian Political Parties submits social dialogue report on election bill amendment to Speaker

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 04:33 GMT

The dialogue took place over 4 months on 3 levels.

Draft bill on Egypt's Senate sets conditions for president's nomination of members

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 01:22 GMT

The draft provides that the president has the right to nominate one third of the 300 members.

Former MP, 12 members of Hope Cell put on Egypt's terror lists for 5 years

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 12:44 GMT

The Fifth Terrorism Judicial District put on Saturday former Parliamentarian Ziad al-Eleimy and 12 members of Al Amal (Hope) cell on terror lists for five years.

'Without free press, there will be no free society': Abdel Aal

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 - 04:09 GMT

Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel Aal hailed all journalists in Egypt, affirming the Parliament’s support to press through the provisions of the constitution.

305 prisoners pardoned on occasion of October victory

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 - 12:34 GMT

Eighty-six received presidential pardons while 219 were released on parole.

Sudan’s Cabinet, Populist Movement sign ‘Political Declaration’

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 02:27 GMT

Sudan’s transitional government delegation and the Populist Movement (North - El Helw Division) signed the “Political Declaration” in Juba on Monday.

What to know about Municipal Councils in Egypt

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 08:00 GMT

The current Egyptian constitution promulgated in 2014 and amended in 2019 regulates the role and elections of municipal councils.

Sudanese PM thanks partners, unveils upcoming foreign policy

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 11:58 GMT

The statements of Hamduk came during his first TV interview since he took up the post earlier this week with Sudanese 24 channel.

Casting an eye over new amendments to laws of judiciary bodies

Fri, 24 May 2019 - 12:46 GMT

As per the debatable amendments the president will choose one out of seven oldest judges to be the chairperson of any highest judicial body for a four-year term.

Gov’t approves fund to help people with disabilities

Thu, 09 May 2019 - 02:55 GMT

The bill also stipulates that the Fund, in coordination with concerned authorities, civil society organizations and the private sector, should provide care and support in all aspects of life for people with disabilities, such as scholarships for schools,

Ballot counting ends in 609 sub-committees in Asyut

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 10:06 GMT

Ballot counting in Asyut’s 609 sub-committees has ended after three days of voting in a referendum on 14 amendments to the Egyptian constitution.

Iraqi PM congratulates Sisi, Egyptians on ‘successful’ referendum

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 09:04 GMT

President Sisi received a phone call by Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi who congratulated him and Egyptians on completing the amendments referendum.

Constitutional amendments ballot counting starts in Beheira

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 08:55 GMT

Sub-committees in Beheira Governorate began ballot counting late on Monday for a referendum on 14 amendments to the Egyptian constitution.

Ballot counting for constitutional amendments referendum begins

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 07:54 GMT

Ballot counting for a referendum on 14 amendments to the Egyptian constitution began late on Monday after polling stations nationwide closed their doors.

LIVE UPDATE: Last day of referendum on constitutional amendments kicks off

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 08:32 GMT

The third and last day of voting on draft constitutional amendments domestically has kicked off while casting ballots for expats was concluded on Sunday.

In pics: 2nd day of referendum on constitutional amendments

Sun, 21 Apr 2019 - 03:04 GMT

Voters kept turning out to polling places to cast their ballots across all the country’s governorates.

Youth noticed in a number of polling places in referendum

Sun, 21 Apr 2019 - 01:53 GMT

The presence of youth was noticed at a number of polling places across the country, queuing to cast their ballots in the referendum on constitutional amendments.

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