Al Gomhuria logo
|Publisher||Dar Al Tahrir Publishing House|
|Editor||Al Sayed Al Bably|
|Headquarters||Ramsees, Cairo, Egypt|
History and profile
Al Gomhuria was established in 1954 following the Egyptian revolution and became the new regime's leading media outlet. The paper was published using the facilities of Wafd party's newspaper Al Mısri, which had been disestablished by the regime. Anwar Sadat became the editor of the daily. The publisher of the paper is Dar Al Tahrir which was founded following the 1952 revolution.
Samir Ragab served as the chairman of the board and the editor in chief of the daily. In August 2012, Gamal Abdel Rahim was appointed editor-in-chief of the paper by the Egyptian Shura Council. However, he was fired in October 2012 and Al Sayed Al Bably was named as the editor-in-chief in November.
Dar Al Tahrir publishing house also owns the followings:
- Al Messa (evening newspaper)
- Al Kora wal Malaeb (sports)
- Shashaty (enterianment)
- Aqidaty (Islamic).
The group also publishes:
- Egyptian Gazette (English)
- Le Progrès Egyptien (French)
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