Eduard Cousin is a freelance journalist based in Caïro and covering the Arab region, writing on politics, security, social issues, business, energy, and entrepreneurship
Reportage from a Moulid in Egypt's Nile delta. These Sufi celebrations are widely popular among some, but for others they are 'haram' and not part of Islam. However, historically Sufism and moulids play an integral part in Sunni Islam, in particularly in Egypt
The Saudi sport minister is meddling in the Egyptian football league by investing money, buying a sport club, and voicing criticism in the media. Egyptians, fans and officials alike, are not amused
Analysis of Egypt's strategy to combat radicalisation, that shows a gap between theory and practice.
Feature on the plans in Egypt to restore and revive the historical city centre of Cairo, explaining the contradictions that exist in those plans.
Profile of the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar in Egypt: Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb - A key player in post-revolution Egypt
Report on the arrest and soon-after release of the sons of former President Hosni Mubarak, including context about the long-standing rivalry between the Mubarak leadership and the Egyptian army.
Report on the proclaimed boom in archeology discoveries in Egypt, and what the antiquities ministry hopes to achieve with it
Report on the IS attack against Copts in Upper Egypt, including interviews with relatives of the victims in a small Christian village
Analysis of the dynamics behind the massive support of Egyptian celebrities, actors and musicians for the regime and President Al-Sisi in particular
Feature on the consequences of rapid population growth in Egypt, ranging from poverty, urbanisation, youth unemployment, pressure of government services and migration
Article on unrest in Sudan following the IMF pushed price hikes, especially after cutting bread subsidies
Feature (in Dutch) on torture in Egypt's prisons five years after the revolution, and the continuing fight of lawyers, activists and civilians to improve human rights conditions
Radio interview with BBC World Service on the death of 20 football supporters in a stampede in front of a stadium in Egypt in February 2015