How Did Pharaohs Lose Power at the End of the Old Kingdom Era?
Pharaohs began to lose their power during the Fifth Dynasty, when Userkhaf weakened the central government. Regional governors were no longer as loyal to the pharaoh and civil unrest eventually erupted.
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