Unsurprising Second Term for Egyptian President El-Sisi
It has come as no surprise to anyone that Egyptian President Sisi has won a second term, with 97% of vote. Only about 40% of the votership went to the polls, despite threats of fines and blatant bribes by the president's government as he scrambled to give legitimacy to the elections, Kylie Kiunguyu for African Arguments.
This is Africa, 4 April 2018
It has come as no surprise to anyone that Egyptian President Sisi has won a second term, with 97% of vote. Only about 40% of the votership went to the polls, despite threats of… Read more »
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on a visit to China.
HRW, 10 April 2018
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi should prioritize reforms to end serious human rights violations during his second term, Human Rights Watch said today. Read more »
Focac, 11 April 2018
On April 2, 2018, President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi of Egypt, congratulating him on his re-election as President of Egypt. Read more »
The sole challenger, Moussa Mustafa Moussa - a long-time supporter of incumbent Abdel Fattah al-Sisi - earlier endorsed him for a second term before deciding to run at the last ... Read more »