Judiciary

Egypt's Sisi appoints female members of State Lawsuits Authority, administrative prosecution at State Council

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 11:32 GMT

Under the same decree, 50 female members of the State Lawsuits Authority and the Administrative Prosecution Authority have been named deputies of the Council of State.

What challenges are identified in Egypt's National Strategy for Human Rights

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 04:12 GMT

The strategy consists of four sections that encompass multiple areas of concern.

Egyptian public prosecutor arrives in Paris to discuss joint investigations

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 09:51 GMT

Sawy is accompanied with a high-profile delegation and was first met by Egypt's Ambassador to France Alaa Yousef.

Egyptian president issues decrees reforming judicial work system

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 03:05 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi chaired Wednesday a meeting of the Supreme Council for Judiciary.

For 1st time, Egypt appoints female judges in State Council, General Prosecution

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 01:37 GMT

The decision came upon President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s directives on International Women Day regarding the empowerment of women.

Sisi emphasizes digital transformation, constitutional reviews in preparatory meeting for African constitutional courts

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 02:38 GMT

Common constitutional basis that reflect an African vision should be laid to counter the challenges facing the continent, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said in the online preparatory meeting of the heads of African constitutional courts on Saturday.

Egypt's Sisi discusses digitalization of judicial system with young judges

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 10:03 GMT

In a meeting with representatives of "distinguished young judges," President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi expressed the state's keenness to develop the the judicial system, especially in terms of digitalization as a strategic approach for the government.

Cairo criminal courts resume working after 45-day hiatus due to COVID-19

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 03:03 GMT

More than 8,000 lawsuits were adjourned over this period, including a large number of pending cases, with several defendants on remand.

Egypt suspends court trials for 2 weeks due to coronavirus

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 03:26 GMT

"Administrative works at the judicial institutions will not be suspended," the statement continued.

4th African chief justices conference kicks off in Cairo

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 12:44 GMT

The convention is organized by the Supreme Constitutional Court under the auspices of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Kuwaiti-Egyptian judicial MoU includes terrorism cases

Mon, 02 Sep 2019 - 02:47 GMT

The cases for judicial cooperation between the two countries will also include terrorist and criminal issues, Al-Asousi said in an interview with Kuwaiti Al-Anbaa'.

Ashmawy extradited under 1992 judicial cooperation agreement

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 12:38 GMT

The Judicial Cooperation Agreement on Civil and Penal Articles was signed by Egypt and Libya in 1992.

Ashmawy extradited under 1992 judicial cooperation agreement

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 12:31 GMT

The Judicial Cooperation Agreement on Civil and Penal Articles was signed by Egypt and Libya in 1992.

Casting an eye over new amendments to laws of judiciary bodies

Fri, 24 May 2019 - 12:46 GMT

As per the debatable amendments the president will choose one out of seven oldest judges to be the chairperson of any highest judicial body for a four-year term.

GM of BeIN Sports France undergoes bribery investigation

Wed, 22 May 2019 - 11:50 GMT

The charges are related to the bidding process for the 2019 World Athletics Championships to be held in Doha between September 27 and October 6.

U.S. may designate Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 12:25 GMT

The information was confirmed by White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders in a statement.

Proposed amendments ensure judicial independence: Abu Shoka

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 03:46 GMT

Abu Shoka said that article no. 185 that addresses the judicial system includes all what the judges have demanded.

Essebsi asks judiciary to make decision on Muslim Brotherhood

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 08:59 GMT

“The judiciary must make a decision on the secret society of the Muslim Brotherhood...What is happening is a threat to the national security,” the Tunisian president said.

Sisi urges African judicial collaboration to face terrorism, extremism

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 06:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Tuesday the chief justices of African constitutional and supreme courts.

PM urges fostering technology in judicial processes

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 - 12:45 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inaugurated on Saturday the third meeting of chief justices of African constitutional and supreme courts.

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