Saadist Institutional Party

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Saadist Institutional Party
حزب الهيئة السعدية
Secretary Makram Ebeid
Founded 1938 (1938)
Dissolved July 23, 1952 (1952-07-23)
Split from Wafd Party
Headquarters Cairo, Kingdom of Egypt
Ideology Royalism
Liberalism
Political position Centre
International affiliation None
Colours      Purple

The Saadist Institutional Party (Arabic: حزب الهيئة السعدية‎) was an Egyptian political party. It was established in 1938 as a split-off from the Wafd party. Ahmed Maher Pasha and Mahmoud Fahmy Elnokrashy Pasha were on one side and party secretary Makram Ebeid was on the other. Party head Mostafa el-Nahhas took the side of Makram and dismissed Maher and Elnokrashy. The dismissed leaders created the new party.

Mahmoud Fahmy Elnokrashy who served as the prime minister of Egypt from December 1946 to December 1948 was the member of the party.[1] Ibrahim Abdel Hady Pasha, another prime minister of Egypt between 1948 and 1949 and the successor of Mahmoud Elnokrashy Pasha, was also a member of the party.[1]

Electoral results[edit]

House of Representatives
Election year # of
overall votes
% of
overall vote
# of
overall seats won
+/– Leader
1942 unknown (#4)
1 / 264
New
Ahmed Maher
1945 unknown (#1)
125 / 264
Increase 124
Mahmoud Elnokrashy Pasha
1950 unknown (#2)
28 / 319
Decrease 97
Mahmoud Elnokrashy Pasha

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Spencer C. Tucker; Priscilla Roberts (12 May 2008). The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Political, Social, and Military History. ABC-CLIO. p. 723. ISBN 978-1-85109-842-2. Retrieved 27 September 2014.