• May 21, 2007

18 Candidates Manage to Register For Shura Council Elections

Despite widespread intimidations by government officials to prevent candidates affiliated with the MB from registering for the upcoming Shura Council elections, 18 members of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) managed to complete the registration process to run for the elections on June 11. The names of the candidates will not be confirmed till the appeal process is completed by the end of this week following Sunday’s registration deadline, according to the election law.


The names of MB candidates are,


1-Abdel Mohsen Kamhawy- Daqahlīyah


2-Khaled Aldeeb- Daqahlīyah


3-Samir Abu Shamia- Al Minyā


4-Dr. Nagy Sakr- Sharqīyah


5-Al Said Mohamed el Kashef- Sharqīyah


6-Tarek Hashad- Al Buhayrah


7-Mohamed Shaaban Isa- Al Buhayrah


8-Hamza Sabri- Al Gharbīyah


9-Al Desoky Kleep- Al Gharbīyah


10-Fekry al Adham- Dumyāt


11-Dr. Al Ghobashy al Attawy- Kafr ash Shaykh


12-Ahmed Ibrahim Khattab- Al Qalyūbīyah


13-Mohamed al Battarawy- As Suways


14-Gaber Mansour- Banī Suwayf


15-Al Said Saleh- Giza


16-Mohamed al Fiky- Giza


17-Ahmed Said Darwish- Al Fayyūm


18-Othman Diab- Al Fayyūm


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