Abdel Fattah al-Sisi Sworn in as Egyptian President

In Egypt, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was sworn in for a second four-year term in office as the country faces major economic and security challenges. Sisi won 97% of valid votes in the March presidential election.

His only opponent, Moussa Mostafa Moussa, was relatively unknown and a fervent Sisi supporter himself.

Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Bank of India Exam 2018-
  • Egypt Capital- Cairo, Currency- Egyptian pound.