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Tahya Masr: How Sisi bypassed auditing a multi-billion pound fund
Beesan Kassab | Just days after his ascension to the presidency in June 2014, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called upon
The saga surrounding Egypt’s top auditor explained
As the chief of an organization tasked with monitoring the performance of other government entities,
Can the Administrative Control Authority really fight corruption in Egypt?
Mohamed Hamama | The arrest of Egypt’s agriculture minister, just minutes after he resigned from the Cabinet, was featured
Top auditor Hesham Geneina talks to Mada Masr about the quest to oust him
Maggie Michael | Having been a police officer, a prosecutor and a judge for three decades, Geneina warns: “The most
New law further shields government from accountability
Heba Afify | President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi passed a law giving him the power to remove immunized heads of supervisory
Opening the black box of Egypt’s slush funds
Nizar Manek and Jeremy Hodge | A version of this article was originally published May 26 on Africa Confidential and has been reprinted
Show me the money: The many trials of Mubarak’s men
Nadia Ahmed | Four years after the January  25 revolution identified financial corruption as one of
Phantom schools
Pesha Magid | Since the 1960s, private schooling has been a booming business in Egypt. Although many of them require
The death of a sector
Jano Charbel | “Egypt is known to the world for its quality long-staple cotton.” This line would resonate to almost
 
Opinion
Amr Adly
Objective notes on Hesham Geneina’s corruption report
Carnegie Middle East Center scholar Amr Adly on what the former auditor's report reveals about corruption
Wael Gamal
Did Hesham Geneina’s study exaggerate Egypt’s corruption?
Former chief auditor Hesham Geneina is facing trial after a controversial report about the extent of
Mohamed Elmeshad
On the false hope of investor conferences
Once again, Egyptians must sit back and listen to their government convince them that they need to pin
 
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News
Egypt falls in Transparency International’s 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index
Former top auditor Hesham Geneina receives 1-year suspended sentence, conditional 3-year probation
Court adjourns former top auditor Hesham Geneina’s appeal to December 20
Supply minister resigns amid corruption allegations
Transparency International corrects PM and states corruption in Egypt has worsened
Former top auditor Hesham Geneina sentenced to year in prison, LE20,000 fine
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Cartoons
Clean minister
Andeel | Sign: "Please take a clean minister."
Cartoon: Unidentified problem
Andeel | General: "So people say there's a recording on the internet of people with us conspiring and doing forgery and stuff?"General 2: "Yes sir, yes."General: "Right, so what's the problem?"
Cartoon: Half my horse for the kingdom
Andeel | #Sisi gives away half his salary for Egypt Woman 1: "Are you touched?"Woman 2: "Yeah, very."