And in regional news an Egyptian court has jailed blogger Alaa Abdel Fattah who

And in regional news an egyptian court has jailed

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And in regional news, an Egyptian court has jailed blogger Alaa Abdel Fattah, who played a key role during the 2011 uprising, for five years for breaking protest laws. 2 | P a g e
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NEWS BULLETIN SCRIPT Thursday, March 26, 2020 23 Feb 2015 Abdel Fattah was previously given a 15-year jail term, but was freed on bail last year. He gained fame as a blogger and pro-democracy campaigner against former President Hosni Mubarak. In another development, Al-Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed have appeared in an Egyptian court for a brief hearing before their retrial. The men were freed on bail earlier this month and their retrial was due to have started today. According to the Associated Press news agency, the trial has now been postponed to 8 March. Our reporter Samuel Pawon has the latest sports updates. Samuel Pawon: “Several basketball games were played over the weekend in the division one play off stage in Juba. The national engineers club secured the match points, after a 79-69 win over Hilal team and the Black stars beat Citizens by 56-53 points. Malakeia defeated Munuki by 85-65 points at the Juba basketball stadium. On to football, in the ongoing division one championship in Abyei, Nile Abtok FC beat Good Stars two-one and Salam secured the match points after a two-nil win over Olympic FC, while Merikh managed a two-one victory over Tahrir team. In Yambio, Salam FC beat Bilfam by five to nil, while Tahrir beat Ekwa FC four-one at Budway Stadium in the qualifiers tournament.” To end the news, here are the headlines once again: The next phase of peace talks open in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa One person killed and more than twenty injured in a bus crash Police call for the ratification of the Arms and Ammunition Act End of Radio Miraya news. I am Susan Dokolo. 3 | P a g e
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