2018 Presidential Elections

Trump calls Sisi to congratulate him over presidential victory

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 - 04:50 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received a phone call from his U.S. counterpart President Trump to offer his congratulations on Sisi’s landslide victory.

Army: Arrangements completed for securing elections

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 11:21 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces on Saturday announced that all arrangements are complete for organizing and securing the coming presidential elections on Monday

Sadat: Between calls for boycotting elections, observing elections

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 - 04:05 GMT

In a final declaration where he withdrew his candidacy for the 2018 Presidential Election, Mohamed Anwar Sadat issues a pre-ruling on the electoral process.

Sisi selects star, Moussa selects plane as symbols in election

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 02:21 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has chosen a star as his symbol in the upcoming presidential election against presidential candidate Moussa Mostafa Moussa who has chosen a plane as his symbol.

Egyptian expats in 5 countries will not able to vote in election

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 07:09 GMT

Egyptian expats in five countries will not be able to vote in the upcoming presidential election set to be held in March.

Military prosecution imposes Gag order on Sami Anan's case

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 04:38 GMT

The military prosecution has imposed a gag order on the case of former Chief of Staff and presidential hopeful Sami Anan after he was summoned over "forgery."

Presidency to hold conference on Sisi’s achievements

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 - 09:46 GMT

The conference will include the third edition of “Ask the President” campaign.

Rules for NGOs to observe 2018 presidential elections

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 - 04:49 GMT

The NEC has allowed local, foreign and international civil society organizations to observe the 2018 presidential elections that will be held in March.

FM confirms Ahmed Shafik’s right to run for president

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 02:31 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry confirmed every Egyptian citizen’s legal right to run for presidency.

ANALYSIS: Will presidential elections delay local councils elections in 2018?

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 10:43 GMT

Reports and rumors have been spreading over the likelihood of holding the local council (municipalities) elections on time.