Sisi names military engineering official as new head of Egypt’s counter-corruption authority

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 05:06 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday appointed Major General Hassan Abdel Shafi, a 57-year old military engineer, as a new head of the Administrative Control Authority, the country’s regulatory body responsible for enforcing laws and regulations within state bodies.

West Alexandria district head sentenced to 3yrs in prison over bribery

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 04:56 GMT

Alexandria Criminal Court sentenced the head of West Alexandria district to 3 years in prison over receiving a bribe from a contractor to cover up violations in the district.

Sisi orders publishing results of anti-corruption strategy

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 12:56 GMT

The ACA report included the results of the first phase of the campaign over the period between 2014 and 2018.

ACA arrests two officials over taking bribe

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 - 04:33 GMT

In this regard, the authority apprehended a deputy head of a gas company over taking a bribe of EGP 250,000 from officials at a private transport company, in return for assigning the transport of gas supplies to the company.

Former deputy Alexandria governor referred to criminal court

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 01:41 GMT

Khouli was referred to the criminal court over charges of illegally obtaining LE 900,000 ($55,199).

Corruption obstructs development, stability in Africa: Egypt's accountability agency

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 04:13 GMT

The peoples of some African countries have suffered a lot from the loss of their resources and dreams for a better future.

ACA arrests criminals involved in illegal immigration

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 - 08:33 GMT

The Administrative Control Authority (ACA) managed to expose the activities of an organized crime gang in the field of illegal immigration.

ACA arrests 23 gang members accused of trading in foreign exchange illegally

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 - 05:23 GMT

Egypt’s Administrative Control Authority succeeded in arresting an illegal formation specialized in foreign exchange trading

Head of Alexandria's Central District detained on bribery charges

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 - 02:04 GMT

Bahia Abdel Fatah was detained for another 15 days pending investigations, over requesting and receiving a bribe.

Egypt's Attorney General detains 22 for people smuggling

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 11:18 GMT

The defendants have been smuggling migrants to 14 European countries, the United States, and Canada, according to the ACA's investigations.

3 Matrouh ex-officials arrested in LE 500M corruption probe

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 - 11:48 GMT

The three former officials face charges related to facilitating the theft of public funds, forging, generating illicit profits for others, and misusing powers.

Ex-deputy Alexandria governor handed 12 yrs in prison over bribery

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 - 04:04 GMT

Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Souad al-Khouli, former deputy governor of Alexandria, to 12 years in prison and ordered removing her from her job over bribery.

Egypt to host CORSIA Aviation workshop on April 7, 8

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - 05:08 GMT

The Arab Civil Aviation Organization announced holding a workshop on the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) in Cairo on April 7-8,

From Jan. to Dec.: Egypt combating corruption, bribery

Wed, 26 Dec 2018 - 09:02 GMT

Egypt Today displays top officials who were arrested and retried over corruption and bribery charges in 2018.

Human trafficking network detected, singer may be involved: ACA

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 - 03:19 GMT

The ACA said that investigations will expectedly reveal the involvement of a number of figures including an infamous singer who has recently raised controversy.

Reda, ezz garnered the best actress and actor award at ACA

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - 11:04 GMT

Reda, ezz garnered the best actress and actor award at ACA.

ACA awards to kick off Friday

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 - 03:03 GMT

ACA awards to kick off Friday.

Egypt's ACA named most innovative regulator in Africa

Sun, 30 Sep 2018 - 01:52 GMT

The authority's chairman Mohamed Omran welcomed the award granted by Africa Investor.

ACA arrests customs official on smuggling attempt

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 06:27 GMT

A customs officer at Safaga port was arrested on Wednesday by ACA on counts of smuggling large quantities of customs-free perfume, cigarettes and appliances.

MPs push for national strategy against corruption

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 - 03:01 GMT

A number of parliamentarians push for a national strategy to combat corruption.