Sowt Team

Azza Guergues


Azza is a journalist based in Cairo. She is interested in writing about women, digital media and minorities. She covered the war against IS in Iraq, the Syrian negotiations in Astana and major political events in Egypt since 2012. Before joining Sowt as a producer, Azza worked for Al-Monitor, Spanish news agency (EFE), Al-Shorouk newspaper and Masrawy website. She also produced multiple video stories covering the MENA region. She holds a BA in Spanish from Ain Shams University and an MA in Digital Journalism, from Goldsmiths, University of London.