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Egypt - Politics
10/28/2014 9:52:00 PM
Former head of the Wafd Party - Egypt's oldest political party - dies in Paris after stint in hospital

Egypt - Politics
10/25/2014 5:11:52 PM
The Wafd Party called for the forced evacuation of some parts of North Sinai, while the official trade union federation wants to see 'Brotherhood elements' sacked from their jobs

Egypt - Politics
9/4/2014 1:53:48 PM
Al-Sayed Al-Badawi says the new parliamentary elections law will prevent the formation of a majority, but that the Wafd Party will seek one via individual candidates alongside the party list

Egypt - Politics
8/30/2014 7:13:16 PM
The Wafd Party-led electoral alliance will be widened to include a grouping of revolutionary forces led by former presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabahi, say informed sources

Egypt - Politics
6/16/2014 5:41:58 PM
Groups are instead flocking to an alliance formed by the liberal Wafd Party, dealing a blow to veteran politician Amr Moussa's hopes of forming a coalition

Egypt - Politics
7/18/2013 2:26:08 PM
With the Wafd Party stating that the NSF should disband, and socialist parties reconsidering ties to rightist currents, the umbrella group likely faces a rocky future as electoral jockeying begins

Egypt - Politics
2/23/2013 5:45:40 PM
The head of the parliamentary bloc of the Wafd Party goes on hunger strike, refusing the electoral map established by the revised electoral law

Egypt - Politics
6/12/2012 6:15:10 PM
The Wafd Party has decided to put the membership of 6 parliamentarians on hold for not voting in the Constituent Assembly

Presidential elections 2012 - Presidential elections news
3/25/2012 4:29:00 PM
Former minister of information under late president Anwar Al-Sadat, announces withdrawal from upcoming presidential race following internal disputes within the Wafd Party, the political group backing him

Elections 2011 - News
1/21/2012 4:23:53 PM
The trend of Islamist dominance in the voting for independent candidates continues in the party lists, while the Wafd Party wins the third highest number of seats

Egypt - Politics
1/6/2012 2:49:33 PM
Freedom and Justice Party wins highest number of votes in party list and individual candidacy seats, Nour Party finishes second in party list vote, while Wafd Party and Revolution Continues Alliance finish third

Egypt - Politics
1/5/2012 6:22:44 PM
Official news portal of the Wafd Party publishes inaccurate claims about NGOs receiving foreign funding; Al-Wafd journalists protest to party leader

Elections 2011 - News
1/5/2012 11:54:18 AM
The Freedom and Justice Party secure a significant victory but the Wafd Party take second place as reruns are announced for the independent seats

Egypt - Politics
10/9/2011 1:33:23 PM
With their electoral pact ended, the Muslim Brotherhood and the Wafd Party look set to face off for parliamentary seats

Egypt - Politics
9/18/2011 2:49:26 PM
No ex-NDP members will be on the electoral lists of the Wafd Party, says General Secretary Fouad Badrawi

Egypt - Politics
8/8/2011 1:21:15 PM
Duplicitous behaviour of Islamists in Tahrir Square on 29 July's 'Friday of Unity' gives the Wafd Party cause to consider their electoral pact with the Brotherhood

Egypt - Politics
7/9/2011 2:51:48 PM
Osama Heikal, editor of the daily mouthpiece of the Wafd Party for six months, has been named new Minister of Information, reviving the defunct post long associated with authoritarian control of the media

Egypt - Politics
6/30/2011 4:01:04 PM
Mohamed ElBaradei’s proposed Bill of Rights has been accepted by the Wafd Party, the party announced in a press conference yesterday

Egypt - Politics
1/26/2011 11:42:29 AM
In a speech Tuesday night, the Wafd Party's chairman called for the formation of a 'saviour government' to alleviate the woes of the Egyptian people, as the party decided to take part in the 'day of anger

Egypt - Politics
12/26/2010 3:54:52 PM
Saeed Abdel-Khalek, chief editor of the Wafd Party's official mouthpiece, died today

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