After raising it in Parliament, the Sheikh of Al-Azhar clarifies the reality of polygamy in Islam

Representative Nashwa Al-Deeb’s request, a member of the House of Representatives, has sparked widespread controversy regarding the Personal Status Law and the issue of polygamy, to obtain judicial authorization and to inform the first wife. Article 14 of the bill stipulates that “if the husband desires polygamy, he must ask the family court judge, in … Read more

10 Requirements Women Expect in the New Personal Status Law

Written by: Heba Abdel Rahman Since President Abdel-Fattah El-Sissi, President of the Republic, promised every Egyptian woman in 2019 saying, “I will not sign a law that does not bring justice to Egyptian women. Hope is born in the heart of every woman and mother who suffers from personal status laws. Over the past few … Read more