On International Women’s Day: Familiarize yourself with women who ruled Egypt

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 05:34 GMT

On March 8 of every year, the world celebrates International Women’s Day, for she is the mother, sister, friend, fighter and sometimes, the ruler.

Meet Merneith, the first Queen in history

Sun, 26 Apr 2020 - 02:07 GMT

Merneith ruled Egypt for almost a decade (2939-2929 BC).

Ancient Egyptian Queens: Merneith, Egypt’s 1st female ruler

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 - 01:03 GMT

Continuing its Ancient Egyptian Queens series, Egypt Today sheds light on the first female ruler in the history of Egypt: Merneith.