Former Chairman of the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) Abdel-Moneim El-Tarras. File photo
El-Sisi’s decree was published in the official gazette on Wednesday.
El-Tarras served as the chairman of the military’s Arab Organisation for Industrialisation (AOI) from 2018 to 2022 and as the commander of the Egyptian Air Defence Forces.
El-Sisi appointed El-Tarras as the presidential adviser for military affairs in 2016.
The Senate, which was reinstated in 2019 and inaugurated in 2020, is composed of 300 members; two-thirds are elected, the rest are appointed by the president, according to the law of parliament’s upper house.