BREAKING: Brotherhood leader is speaker of Egypt's post-Mubarak parliament
Monday 23 Jan 2012
Mohamed Saad El-Katatni, former secretary of the Freedom and Justice Party
, the political wing of the Muslim Brotherhood, has been officially voted as speaker for the People's Assembly, winning 399 votes from his fellow MPs in Egypt's first post-Mubarak People's Assembly. In second place was Essam Sultan of the liberal Islamist Wasat Party
, who took 87 votes.