FILE - President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi reacts after delivering a speech at the lower house of parliament in Tokyo on February 29, 2016 - Reuters
CAIRO - 16 November 2018: President Abdel Fattah El Sisi will attend a celebration that will be held to mark “Al Mawled Al Nabawi” (birthday celebration of Prophet Muhammad), the Ministry of Awqaf announced on Friday.
On this occasion, President Sisi is set to deliver a speech to the nation on the current issues and the lessons learned from the biography of Prophet Muhammad, according to the ministry.
The ministry said in a statement that the president will honor six religious, administrative and preaching leaderships at the ministry and young scholars along with two other non-Egyptian scholars who enriched the Islamic world with their moderate ideologies.
The celebration falls within the framework of the ministry's international campaign Entitled "The Messenger of Humanity".