Issued: 01 July 2015

The Media Review Network (MRN) supports the call by the Friends of Bassiouni to hold a protest outside the Egyptian Embassy. Permission has been granted for such a protest to be held:

When: 02 July 2015
Where: 270 Bourke Street (Outside Egyptian Embassy)
Time: 11:00am to 13:00pm

Sheikh Abdus Salaam Jad Bassiouni, South African citizen, husband, father and grandfather has been detained by the illicit Egyptian authorities since early December 2014. He is being held in the notorious Torah prison without legal, medical or consular assistance.

For more information contact:
Zaakir Ahmed Mayet
Chairman: Media Review Network
084 786 4003


Author: MRN Network

The aspiration of the Media Review Network is to dispel the myths and stereotypes about Islam and Muslims and to foster bridges of understanding among the diverse people of our country. The Media Review Network believes that Muslim perspectives on issues impacting on South Africans are a prerequisite to a better appreciation of Islam.