The Report: Is Sisi to stay in power till 2034?

Synopsis

Egyptian law makers are putting forward a plan to change constitution in order to extend Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s presidency by 12 years so that he can stay in power by 2034. He was originally scheduled to step down in 2022. The plan if approved by two thirds would also give more power to SiSi over judiciary.

GUESTS
Dr Suha Ali Sheikh,
Member, Egyptian Revolutionary Council

Wafik Moustafa
Chair, Conservative Arab Network

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Fri, 8 Feb 2019 11:00 pm

30 mins

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