Africans in Europe Protest the Libyan Slave Trade

Africans in Europe Protest the Libyan Slave Trade

By Reem Tolba

  Protests took place across Europe as thousands of demonstrators assembled in Stockholm holding signs that read, “Stop Slavery Now” and “Human Rights For All.”   The demonstrations festered throughout Brussels; however, protesters were detained as they marched through the city. Another gathering took place in Berlin as African communities joined forces outside the Libyan […]

Man Charged with the Bombings of Egyptian Churches Turns Himself In

Man Charged with the Bombings of Egyptian Churches Turns Himself In

It has been more than a week since tragedy struck on Palm Sunday -9th of April-, when two churches were bombed in Egypt’s Alexandria governorate, and Tanta city of Egypt’s Gharbia governorate.     This Wednesday morning -dating April 19th, 2017- a man by the name of Mahmoud Mohammed Aly Hussein was escorted by authorities […]

Admins of Egyptian Facebook Group “تحت الارض – Underground” Under Arrest

Admins of Egyptian Facebook Group “تحت الارض – Underground” Under Arrest

  For the past few days, Egypt’s social media has been nothing but memes about a new Facebook page called “تحت الارض – Underground.” The page is supposed to be a place where all Satanists can gather and perform rituals. It is very clear that the page is nothing but a joke, adding photos and […]

Egyptian Human Rights Activist Azza Soliman Released on Bail in NGO Case

Egyptian Human Rights Activist Azza Soliman Released on Bail in NGO Case

  Egyptian human rights activist, Azza Soliman, was arrested from her home due to allegations of illegal foreign funding. For the past two years or so, many non-governmental organisations and activists faced similar accusations.   A Cairo court ordered on Wednesday evening the release of Soliman on EGP 20,000 bail. Soliman is a human rights […]

38 Ultras White Knights Arrested in Alexandria

38 Ultras White Knights Arrested in Alexandria

The Alexandrian police authorities arrested 38 members of the Zamalek football fan-group Ultras White Knights (UWK) for allegedly trying to sneak into a football match held yesterday at Burg Al-Arab stadium. The director of the Alexandrian Investigation Unit, General Sherif Abdel-Hameed, said that the UWK members had forged tickets which they discovered from the serial number that all 38 […]

MB Leader Mohamed Badie Arrested

Mohamed Badie arrested. Sounds great, right? I think that’s the best news we’ve heard so far! Mohamed Badie, known as the top leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, was arrested on Tuesday. He was found detained at an apartment in Nasr City in northeast Cairo. The last time anyone has seen Badie, was at the sit-in […]