Egyptian Newsroom Team

Our Team

Basant Samhout

Political Science and Multimedia Journalism student at the American University in Cairo. Reporter Researcher for the Cairo Review journal. Producer and Host of the 'RADUC' Podcast. Interested in international relations, foreign policy, public advocacy, and presenting varying socio-political issues.


Menna Haroun

A novelist, freelance journalist, and documentaries producer. I have a bachelor degree in Multimedia Journalism and Arabic literature at the American University in Cairo. My goal in life is to reach and give a voice to the voiceless as everyone has his own story that should be told from his own perspective.


Salma Fouad


Monica Mamdouh

Freelance journalist and multimedia journalism student at the American University in Cairo. Arabic Editor at AUC Caravan. Writer at AUC Times. Interested in civil society issues and women's rights. Passionate about writing and storytelling.


Habiba Sallam