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Africa: Egypt

Mourners at the funeral of victims killed in Sunday's Coptic church fire in the Imbaba neighbourhood of greater Cairo.  By Khaled DESOUKI AFP

Anger flares at slow response to deadly Cairo church fire

17 hours ago | Africa: Egypt

Egyptians voiced outrage Monday over reports that firefighters and paramedics took over an hour to respond to a blaze th ...

23 hours ago | Africa: Egypt

Funerals were held in two Cairo churches Sunday evening for 41 victims of a fire that ripped through a Coptic Christian ...

Aug 14, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

More than 40 people died when fire ripped through a Cairo-area Coptic Christian church during Sunday mass, forcing worsh ...

Aug 5, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin on Thursday launched six people to space, including the first from Egypt and Portugal, on the co ...

Jul 24, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Russia's top diplomat reassured Egyptian leaders Sunday that their orders for Russian grain would be met as he began a t ...

Jul 24, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Egyptian smallholders grow nearly half of the country's crops, a lifeline role increasingly important after grain import ...

Jul 5, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Under the steady hum of a ceiling fan, Ahmed Othman weaves golden threads through black fabric, creating Koranic verses, ...

Jun 30, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Dozens of vibrantly coloured floating homes have for decades dotted the banks of the River Nile, rare havens of leafy se ...

Jun 29, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is seeking to strengthen and consolidate democratic gains ...

Jun 27, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

A trial began Sunday for an Egyptian man accused of stabbing a woman to death in a public street after she rejected his ...

Jun 16, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

The ECOWAS Gender Development Centre (EGDC), in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme Regional ...

Jun 8, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

The ECOWAS Commission, through its Department of Education, Science and Culture, trained museum experts on mod ...

Jun 6, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Injured Liverpool star Mohamed Salah defied his club and captained Egypt to a 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying vict ...

Jun 2, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

New York prosecutors have seized five Egyptian antiques from the Metropolitan Museum of Art as part of an international ...

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