Head of the Egyptian local television channel, Rawiah Baiad, has nominated Lebanese singer Mariam Fares to host the riddle’s show “Ushaq Al Lail” (Lovers of the Night). The riddles revolve around a young king that lives in an out of this world kingdom and a princess tells him different tales each with a different riddle that the audience will participate in solving.
Rawiah revealed that she made the offer to Mariam during her recent visit to Egypt, and the singer had given her initial acceptance. Mariam had stated that her final approval will be based on the budget of the program and if it is enough to have it meet the highest of standards.
Mariam was in Egypt where she held a performance for Valentine’s Day. She had received a special invitation by one of the international soft drinks companies based in Cairo. A large audience was invited to the performance including Egyptian and foreign VIPs.
After her performance in Egypt, Mariam had headed off to Muscat Oman to hold a concert for the finale of the Muscat International Festival in the presence of thousands of fans.