April 6, 2013
CAIRO: In its meeting Saturday the general assembly for the Egyptian Trade Union Federation demanded that all ETUF headquarters be open to act as operation rooms for Field Marshal Abdel Fatah al-Sisi‘s presidential campaign, Youm7 reported.
ETUF Treasurer Gamal Ukby authorized the councils’ leaders to mobilize workers and gather official mandates to support Sisi’s nomination in the upcoming election.
Gebaly al-Maraghy, ETUF’s head, said there is a necessity to motivate workers to participate in the upcoming presidential, reported Al-Ahram newspaper Saturday.
The ETUF will form committees to execute a plan for promoting Sisi’s presidential campaign, which would include creating promotional material such as signs.
*Additional reporting by Ashraf Zazoo.