Egypt’s National Election Authority announces senate election timeline

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Egypt will hold elections for the Senate on Aug 11-12, election commissioner Lasheen Ibrahim told a televised press conference on Saturday.

Egypt's National Election Authority preparing timeframe for Senate election

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 01:52 GMT

The National Election Authority (NEA) under the chairmanship of counselor Lashin Ibrahim, Head of the Cassation Court embarked upon preparations for the upcoming Senate (upper house of parliament) election.

Egyptian House approves amendments to National Election Authority law

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 04:02 GMT

The Egyptian Parliament on Wednesday approved an amendment to Law no. 198 of 2017 on the National Election Authority (NEA), which is in charge of supervising elections and referendums in the northeastern African country.

Egypt's Constitutional amendments passed by 88% with 44% turnout: Elections committee

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 05:50 GMT

The National Election Authority announced in a press conference that over 88 percent of the voters voted in favor of the constitutional amendments,

Primary courts send referendum result to Election Authority

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 12:36 GMT

The results of the referendum held in a number of border governorates including New Valley, North Sinai and Aswan have been sent to the NEA.

Ballot counting on constitutional amendments ends in Hurgada

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 08:51 GMT

Ballot counting for 20 sub-committees in Hurgada has ended after three days of voting in a referendum on 14 amendments to the Egyptian constitution.

NEA refutes electronic voting rumors

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 05:28 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Manpower and Immigration refuted rumors say that Egyptian expats can use electronic vote on constitutional amendemts

WRAP-UP: Egyptian masses begin voting in constitutional amendments referendum

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 04:19 GMT

The first day of the referendum kicked off in Egypt, where polling stations across governorates have opened their doors at 9 a.m., and will close at 9 p.m. for three consecutive days.

NGOs have great role in constitutional referendum: NEA

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 03:46 GMT

Lasheen Ibrahim met on Saturday with delegations from three NGOs including that of Volunteers Without Borders.

NEA to print Braille ballot papers for 1st time in planned referendum

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 04:55 GMT

Printing Braille ballot papers comes as part of the efforts exerted by the NEA to facilitate the voting process for people with disabilities.

Vote in Egypt’s referendum on amendments starts in New Zealand

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 09:00 GMT

New Zealand, according to Egypt’s time, is considered to be the first country to vote in all presidential elections.

Singapore's 'freegans' find treasure in trash

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 01:05 GMT

Nadia Mohammad Salem started saving up for her wedding long before she got engaged. But getting married proved far more stressful than she’d imagined when her husband proposed a year ago.

NEA complains Al-Masry Al-Youm to SCMR over election coverage

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 11:02 GMT

Egypt’s NEA submitted an official complaint to the Supreme Council for Media Regulation against the Egyptian newspaper Al- Masry Al-Youm.

No challenges filed to NEA against elections’ results: NEA

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 09:36 GMT

No challenges have been filed against the elections’ results, the National Electoral Authority’s General Electoral Committees announcedز

No complaints so far during electoral process: NEA

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 11:26 GMT

NEA's spokesperson said there are no complaints or obstacles during the electoral process so far and they are following the election process very closely.

Operation room launched to follow up with election’s observers

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Integrity Coalition for Election Observation launched an operation room to follow up on the work of Egyptian presidential election observers.

48 hours of electoral silence starts on Sunday ahead of voting

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 10:07 GMT

The official two-day electoral silence period began on Saturday at 12 a.m. before Egyptians cast their votes in the three-day voting period beginning on Monday.

Egyptian embassies start sorting ballots in Bahrain, Russia

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 07:49 GMT

The 2018 Egyptian Presidential election polling stations in Bahrain and Russia started to sort the ballots after the end of the voting process for Egyptian expats.

Australia, New Zealand begin to tally votes for 2018 election

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 05:06 GMT

Egyptian Presidential Election polling stations in New Zealand and Australia started counting ballot papers Sunday, according to media reports.

Voter turnout in U.S. beyond expectations: Consul

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 08:07 GMT

Egyptian voter turnout was not expected to reach such high levels, Egypt's General Consul to the United States Hisham al-Naqeeb said on Friday.