In pics: Know more about Egypt’s still standing industry of seashells

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 12:11 GMT

The village of Sakiet Al-Manqdi, affiliated to Ashmoun Center, Menoufia Governorate, is one of the most famous villages in the seashell industry in Egypt.

Photos: Thousands gather to bid farewell to late charitable business tycoon Mahmoud Al-Araby

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 12:38 GMT

A state of grief has prevailed as hundreds have gathered to say goodbye to late business tycoon Mahmoud Al-Araby, known for charity, who passed away at 89 on Thursday.

1st International Exhibition of Modern & Contemporary Art in Menoufia to launch on June 30

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 02:19 GMT

It is worth noting that there is a modern artistic movement labelled as the "quantum art", adopted by a number of artists around the world, and influenced by the quantum theory.

Egypt completes 433 development projects in Menoufia worth LE 3.8B

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 02:42 GMT

El-Said clarified that the completed projects are in six sectors: education, housing, transportation, irrigation, electricity, and local development.

In Pics, Menoufia governor celebrates reopening public squares after renovation

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 07:55 GMT

In conjunction with the 6 of October war victory celebrations, the governor of Menoufia inaugurated renovations in a number of squares and public streets.

Egyptian Village of Shanshur on lockdown due to COVID-19

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 03:40 GMT

It has been reported that 15 people tested positive for the virus in the village, where a 24-hour curfew was imposed.

Juvenile Court hands 15-year imprisonment for killing teen in Menoufia

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 11:17 GMT

The savage murder partially spotted by surveillance cameras has triggered widespread public anger, as people called for executing Raheh, before official documents revealed that he is still a juvenile.

Four teens charged with killing minor

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 01:56 GMT

As per the Egyptian Child Labor, minors who are under the age of 18 and commit homicide crimes shall not face sentences of death or life imprisonment.

Menoufia governor to be tried in LE 28M laundering case

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 02:59 GMT

Former Menoufia governor Hesham Abdel Baset was referred to urgent criminal court over accusations of money laundering of L.E. 28 million.

Centenarian women seen voting on constitutional amendments

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 12:23 GMT

On Monday, Shafika Badr, 108, cast her ballot in the referendum, in a polling station in Menoufia's Menouf.

Retrial of former governor for embezzlement of LE 58.8M

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 11:37 GMT

In November, Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Abdel Baset to 10 years in prison and a fine of LE15 million.

Medical tragedy takes place in Menoufia

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 02:17 GMT

A medical tragedy took place in Menoufia during a "purity operation" (circumcision) and caused a child to lose his manhood due to gangrene.

Members of U.S. delegation dance with voters in Menoufia

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 08:31 GMT

Members of an American delegation monitoring Egypt’s presidential election danced with voters outside polling stations in Menoufia on Tuesday, March 27.

Monufia gov., Alexandria official sacked after corruption charges

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 09:10 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued on Thursday decree No. 125/2018 to relieve Monufia Governor Hesham Abdel Baset and Alexandria Deputy Governor Soad el Kholy.

Menoufia, birthplace of most leading figures

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 03:21 GMT

Menoufia governorate, located north of Cairo on the Nile Delta, is an exceptional city .

Top prosecutor remands Menoufia governor over bribery charges

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 12:54 GMT

Egypt’s Attorney General Nabil Sadek ordered Tuesday the detention of Menoufia governor and two businessmen for four days over corruption charges.

Sisi inaugurates Sports City of Port Said

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 07:59 GMT

The city, established between the El-Dawahi and El-Zohour districts on 76 square kilometers of land, cost LE 356 million and the facilities are expected to serve 5000 families.

Egyptian officials land behind bars as anti-corruption crackdown tightened

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 01:50 GMT

The Administrative Control Authority detained on Sunday the governor of Menoufia and two businessmen over charges of corruption.

Sisi inaugurates 296 small factories in El-Sadat city, Menoufia

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 12:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi said on Monday that Egypt is strong and ready to prepare for and implement any project within a short period of time.

Live: Sisi inaugurates developmental projects in Menoufia

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 09:03 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived in Menoufia governorate, north of Egypt, to inaugurate a number of developmental projects.