Enani said that among the most prominent recent discoveries was the unearthing of more than 100 coffins sealed more than 2000 years ago, in the Saqqara antiquities area.
The iconic Tahrir Square was originally constructed in 1865 in the French style of the time because Khedive Ismail loved Paris. After a lot of renovation work in 2020, the Khedive’s wish is today closest to reality.
A pharaonic obelisk will be transferred to the square.
Eight blocks of one of Ramses II’s obelisks arrived in Cairo on Friday, August 30.