27% of Drug Users and Addicts in Egypt Are Women

27% of Drug Users and Addicts in Egypt Are Women

  Ever since Ramadan hit show Ta7t El-Saytara (Under Control) sneaked its way into every Arab’s heart and mind, the way people perceive drugs has never been the same. You always think it’s just this one time with your friends; what’s the worst that can happen? It’s just a party drug after all. Then it’s a […]

Mohamed Salah: Inspiring the Youth

Mohamed Salah: Inspiring the Youth

By Youssef Wael

“Work so hard until you no longer have to introduce yourself.” Mohamed Salah is someone who needs no introduction. A young boy from Egypt’s Basyoun in the City of Gharbeya once had a dream of playing football professionally alongside the likes of Egyptian legends Mohamed Abou Treika and Hazem Emam, posting photos on his bedroom […]

Egyptian Footballer Mohamed El-Nenny Signs With Arsenal FC

Egyptian Footballer Mohamed El-Nenny Signs With Arsenal FC

By Youssef Wael

After a successful two and a half seasons, English club Arsenal FC announced Thursday that they signed Egyptian footballer Mohamed El-Nenny in the January transfer window. Mohamed El-Nenny is an Egyptian defensive midfielder or, as they say in the football world, a box-to-box player, meaning he has the stamina to cover the whole pitch. El-Nenny […]

8 Egyptians Who Are Kicking Butt Abroad

8 Egyptians Who Are Kicking Butt Abroad

By Tarek Solaiman

A state of frustration seems to prevail in Egypt. Most of us have now lost faith in ourselves, our beliefs and our accomplishments, resulting in a more chaotic situation. And as social media and the Internet make the world more accessible, the crowds are falling for xenophilia. Xenophilia in its simple meaning is “an affection […]

6 Reasons I LOVE Mohamed Salah

6 Reasons I LOVE Mohamed Salah

Although Egypt didn’t make it to this year’s World Cup (or the year before, or the year before…) we still have something great to celebrate: Mohamed Salah, Egypt’s greatest footballer breakthrough yet. He is only 21 and we couldn’t be more proud of him. Here are six reasons we just LOVE Mohamed Salah:   He […]