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Nabil Nour El-Din, chairman of Sohag University, announced on Saturday that the university will not abide by the decision to deputise security, reported state-run news agency MENA.
Now we've got to look for someone who is going to play and another player who is going to deputise.
Ms Blears, who is currently Minister of state for crime reduction, policing and community safety, will deputise for Mr Blunkett in the vital areas of overseeing measures to prevent terrorism and to promote resilience in the case of an attack.
The US government is extending its programme to deputise pilots as federal law enforcement officers to cargo pilots.
But deputy chairman Harry Bailey said it could be a few weeks before he is back to normal health and will continue to deputise in Weston's place.
Students attending a conference on the constitution at Cairo University on Tuesday strongly criticised Minister of Higher Education, Hossam Eissa, for failing to stall the decision to deputise a number of administrative security personnel to arrest students.
The former West Ham player missed the game at Turf Moor and, if he is ruled out, Carlos Cuellar will again deputise alongside Richard Dunne.
McManus (right) will deputise for regular skipper Darren Fletcher who is one of 10 regulars to have pulled out.
Killie boss Jim Jefferies, whose second-bottom side are looking to go 15 points clear of their opponents, revealed Combe is a major doubt with Chad Harpur standing by to deputise.
The solution is simple: appoint someone to deputise for the Lord Mayor if she has an issue of conscience.
During the time Mr Lankester is on leave Dave Nash, corporate director for environmental services, will deputise.
Cairo University chairman, Gaber Nassar, cancelled the decision to deputise a number of administrative security personnel within Cairo University on Sunday, though the decision remains in effect in other public universities.
Councillors claimed that since the director-general was appointed by a Royal Decree, he had no power to deputise any employee to take over his duties unless approved by the minister.
Herita Ilunga is also a doubt with a jaw injury and Jonathan Spector could deputise while James Tomkins is ready to return from a foot problem.
The actor's new role will be to deputise for the Lord Lieutenant, the official link between the island and royalty, at formal engagements.