Kamal El Ganzouri

  • New Egyptian cabinet to be finalised today December 3, 2011

    Cairo: Egypt's new prime minister designate will finalise a new cabinet on Saturday, with several standing ministers expected to retain their posts in a government aimed at placating protesters demanding a national salvation government. The government will have 32 ministers, according to state-run news agency MENA. Kamal el-Ganzouri is expected to meet...
  • Egypt protestor killed outside Cabinet: Officials November 26, 2011

    Cairo: Egyptian medical officials say that one demonstrator has been killed outside the country's Cabinet building, where protestors have camped overnight to prevent the entrance of the country's newly-appointed prime minister. Witnesses say that the protestor was killed when an army vehicle ran over him early on Saturday. The official spoke on...
  • Mubarak-era PM asked to lead Egyptian Cabinet November 25, 2011

    Cairo: Egyptian state television says the nation's ruling military has asked a Mubarak-era prime minister to head the next government. Kamal el-Ganzouri, 78, served as prime minister in the 1990s under President Hosni Mubarak, toppled in a popular uprising in February. The Friday television announcement followed a meeting between el-Ganzouri and...