According to CNN, Egypt’s military-backed government has resigned.
The government headed by Prime Minister Hazem El Beblawi tendered its resignation to President Adly Mansour, CNN said.
Political analysts have speculated that Army Chief Abdel-Fatah El Sisi, who served as defence minister may run for president.
To run for president, he has to resign from the army.
Egypt has seen a wave of renewed political turbulence since the ousting of Mohammed Morsi.
It is not clear where the most populous Arab nation is headed as some of problems that precipitated a revolution still fester.