Election campaign banners for Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi hang near the Giza Pyramids. Egyptians on social media are mocking the ubiquitous banners of el-Sisi raised ahead of this month’s election. Photo: AP

From Titanic to Harry Potter, social media users mock Egypt’s predictable election as el-Sisi eyes easy win

The outcome of the vote is a foregone conclusion, so the advertising blitz appears aimed at encouraging turnout to try and bolster its legitimacy

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Election campaign banners for Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi hang near the Giza Pyramids. Egyptians on social media are mocking the ubiquitous banners of el-Sisi raised ahead of this month’s election. Photo: AP
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