Here's a very short 0:47 clip of El Naschie uploaded today by YouTube user nagy87888990. The description is النشائي يعتبر ترشح سليمان احياء لمصر داخليا وخارجيا or "El Naschie, candidate for Egypt, to revive Suleiman internally and externally". This refers to General Omar Suleiman, about whom El Naschie has said nice things before, and who has just announced he will run.
This one was uploaded today by MrVideoelgomaa. Length 5:34. The description is محمد النشائى يرى الرئيس القادم عمر سليمان or "Mohamed El Naschie sees the next president, Omar Suleiman".
And this one was uploaded today by alhayatchannels. Length 6:19. The description is
عمر سليمان يسحب أوراق ترشحه لرئاسة الجمهورية وسط إجراءات أمنية مشددة
حاتم بجاتو : عمر سليمان سحب إستمارة الترشح فقط وبيان خلال ساعات لإعلان التفاصيل
غدا غلق باب الترشح على منصب رئيس الجمهورية
مراسل الحياة الآن : المرشح محمد النشائي يتنازل أمام اللجنة عن ترشحه لصالح اللواء عمر سليمان
Omar Suleiman, withdraw his candidacy papers for the presidency amid tight security
Hatem Bjato: Omar Suleiman, the withdrawal of candidacy form and a statement only a few hours to announce details
Tomorrow the door closes to run for the post of President of the Republic
Correspondent life now candidate Mohamed El Naschie give before the committee for his candidacy in favor of Major General Omar Suleiman
El Naschie is mentioned in the above clip but doesn't appear.
So it sounds like El Naschie's quitting and backing Suleiman. And indeed, here's an article hot off the press to that effect on Masrawy.com. Original Arabic النشائي يصاحب عمر سليمان أثناء سحب أوراق ترشحه للرئاسة or Google's English translation El Naschie accompanies Omar Suleiman during the withdrawal of his candidacy papers for the presidency.
Omar Suleiman was Egypt's top spy for years, under Mubarak. It would be strange if he were unaware that El Naschie is a fake.
Here are a couple of recent newspaper clippings of the great man, from Mohamed Mustafa's blog. Click for full size.
- Egypt Arab Socialist Party denies everything!
- El Naschie to run under Arab Socialist Party!
- El Naschie abandons presidential run!