The ministry’s main responsibilities are not yet announced with the presence of three state bodies overseeing press in Egypt
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The former information minister faces charges of squandering public funds alongside one other defendant
Abdel Maqsoud and former manager of broadcasting in the engineering department charged with wasting public funds
Former Minister Salah Abdel Maqsoud is a member of the Muslim Brotherhood
Ministers are not allowed to spend any funds not included in the governing law of their financial allowances assessed annually.
State-owned radio station employees protest transfer of colleagues
In response to lawsuit, the State Commissioners Authority’s Saturday report says the Ministry of Information is still in charge of media affairs
Journalists withdraw from meeting during Abdel Maqsoud’s speech as social media activists vow to expose minister as a ‘harasser’
The Egyptian Minister of Information has done it yet again. In a press conference last Thursday, Salah Metwally Abdel Maqsoud repeated the innuendo that got him in trouble only a week before. Receiving questions on the journalistic content of state TV from a female journalist, who accused him of offering the same content as the …
Students reject the minister’s presence at a conference, calling him a ‘harasser’
Coalition of political figures warn of institutions threatened by ‘counter-revolution’
Was the minister really sexually harassing the young reporter?