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Egypt bans 'mahraganat shaabi' music from schools, concerts - Egypt Independent

Egypt bans ‘mahraganat shaabi’ music from schools, concerts

The undersecretary of the Ministry of Education in Cairo Mohamed Attia issued a decision on Monday banning “mahraganat shaabi” (electronic folk) music at schools. The decision further dismisses the headmaster of any school found to be allowing this genre of music during the school day. The decree follows the Education Ministry’s efforts to ban what … Continue reading Egypt bans ‘mahraganat shaabi’ music from schools, concerts