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Pope Francis leaves for a visit to Egypt in an effort to mend ties
28 Apr 2017
Pope Francis has departed for a two-day visit to Egypt but faces criticism from church conservatives for meeting Islamic religious leaders after a spate of deadly attacks against Christians.
CCTV footage shows moment of Alexandria church explosion
10 Apr 2017
A video released by Egypt's Interior Ministry shows the moment a suicide bomber attacks a church in Alexandria.
Tecno mobile acquires 25% of Africa's smartphone market share
24 Mar 2017
Device manufacturer, Tecno Mobile has over the last ten years acquired over 25 per cent market share in Kenya and African markets including Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Egypt and Cameroon.
Cairo slum unveils Egypt's greatest Pharaoh
10 Mar 2017
Experts unearth one of Egypt's most important ever archaeological discoveries: an 8-metre statue depicting ancient Egypt's Pharaoh Ramses the Great, the most powerful and celebrated pharaoh of ancient Egypt: living and ruling 3000 years ago.
Egypt’s external finances improve after float decision
9 Mar 2017
Egypt’s external finances improved following the Nov. 3 decision to float the pound, the central bank said, as inflows from investments, remittances and exports picked up.
Egypt’s court acquits former president Hosni Mubarak
3 Mar 2017
Long-ruling leader Hosni Mubarak has been acquitted of inciting deadly violence during the 2011 uprising in Egypt.
Girls learn ballet steps in conservative Upper Egypt
2 Mar 2017
In Egypt's conservative southern province of Minya, young girls in black leotards and white tights wobble on their tip toes to classical music in a room painted with colourful motifs.
Lionel Messi visits Egypt
22 Feb 2017
Barcelona and Argentina superstar, Lionel Messi, has visited Egypt as part of his role as an ambassador for the Egyptian ministries of tourism and aviation.
Sisi greets Egypt team after African Cup of Nations final defeat
6 Feb 2017
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi greets Egypt team after African Cup of Nations final defeat.
Cameroon beat Egypt for 5th African crown
6 Feb 2017
Cameroon came from behind to beat Egypt 2-1 in the final of the African Cup of Nations and land a fifth continental title.
Hugo Broos slammes national team fans ahead of Africa Cup of Nations final
5 Feb 2017
Cameroon head coach Hugo Broos has slammed the national team's fans for being 'impatient' and overly critical ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations final against Egypt.
Hector Cruper confident ahead of Africa Cup of Nations final
5 Feb 2017
Egypt head coach Hector Cruper says he has confidence in his side's tactics ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations final against Cameroon.