Egyptian press syndicate chairman resigns
Ahram Portal, Tuesday 22 Feb 2011
Chairman of Egyptian press syndicate steps down today

Press Syndicate Chairm Makram Mohamed Ahmed resigned today after handind in his resignation to the press syndicate council.

Ahmedsaid that his decision came as a result of health problems that now prevent him from continuing in his post.

Journalists have called for Ahmed's resignation since start of the revolution.