Farida Al Shoubashy

Farida el-Shoubashy 'exhilarated' at being first woman ever to head parliamentary session

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 01:28 GMT

Fariday al-Shoubashy, the oldest lawmaker at the newly sworn House of Representatives, expressed exhilaration at being the first woman ever to head a parliamentary session on Tuesday.

What will happen at Egyptian House of Representatives’ inaugural session today?

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 07:02 GMT

The House will convene for its first legislative session as per directives by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi last week.