Ahmed el Tayyeb

Al Azhar Imam greets Sisi on July revolution anniversary

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 07:30 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb on Sunday greeted President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on the 67th anniversary of the 23rd July Revolution

Al-Azhar imam introduced to world's oldest Qur'an manuscript in London

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 12:10 GMT

Al-Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb was introduced on Wednesday to the most ancient manuscript for the Holy Qur’an at his residence in Lambeth Palace, London

Al Azhar imam meets Portuguese president

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 05:11 GMT

Grand Imam of Al Azhar Ahmed el Tayyeb held talks with Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa over bilateral cooperation

Azhar commends role of Saudi Arabia in serving Islam

Mon, 05 Mar 2018 - 07:49 GMT

Grand Imam of Al Azhar Ahmed El Tayyeb commended the role of Saudi Arabia in serving Islam and Muslims.

Al Azhar dispatches medical convoy to Burkina Faso

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 02:34 GMT

Al Azhar has dispatched a medical convoy to Burkina Faso to conduct free check-ups, perform surgeries and provide free medicines for patients.

Azhar imam urges for tolerance, coexistence in New Year

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Al Azhar grand imam Ahmed el Tayyeb wished a peaceful year for all mankind in 2018.

Azhar prepares for holding int'l conf. for backing Al Quds on Jan.

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 12:17 GMT

Al Azhar is preparing for holding an international conference for backing Al Quds on January 17-18.

Azhar carrying world peace message, says Croatian amb.

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 07:06 GMT

Al Azhar is carrying a world message of peace that should be shared by all peoples and religions, Croatian Ambassador to Egypt Tomislav Bošnjak said.

Tayyeb: Jerusalem Arab city for over 6,000 years

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 12:08 GMT

Jerusalem has been an Arab city for over 6,000 years, Grand Imam of Al Azhar Dr Ahmed el Tayyeb said in a Saturday statement.

Pope Tawadros thanks Sisi for phone call following spinal surgery in Germany

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 - 07:59 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark thanked President Sisi for telephoning him while undergoing a surgery in Germany.

Azhar Grand Imam meets families of N. Sinai terrorist attack

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 04:59 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb met on Friday with the families of those killed in the terrorist attack in a North Sinai mosque last week.

Azhar Grand Imam mourns police martyrs in El Wahat

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 09:50 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb on Friday mourned the police personnel who were killed in a terrorist attack in El Wahat area in Giza governorate.

Tayyeb: Al Azhar exerts efforts to spread world peace

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 05:55 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed El Tayyeb has said Al Azhar exerts strenuous efforts to spread peace and face extremist thoughts worldwide.

Sweden's new amb praises Azhar's role in combating terrorism

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 07:19 GMT

Newly appointed Swedish Ambassador to Egypt Jan Thesleff lauded Al Azhar's role in combating violence and terrorism.

Al Azhar probes enhancing coop. with Red Cross

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 05:38 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed el Tayyeb and the Head of the ICRC Ronald Ofteringer, currently visiting Egypt, discussed means of promoting cooperation.

Tayyeb supports Egypt's nominee for UNESCO top post

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 07:20 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed El Tayyeb met on Tuesday with Egypt's candidate for the UNESCO director-general post Moshira Khattab.

Al Azhar grand imam meets Niger’s president in Germany

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 03:10 GMT

Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou met Sunday with Al Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed el Tayyeb.

Azhar imam greets Sisi, Egyptian people on Eidul Adha

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 - 06:30 GMT

Tayyeb Wednesday greeted President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi, the Egyptian people and Arab and Islamic world on the advent of Eidul Adha (Greater Bairam).

Azhar mourns ferries' victims in Brazil

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 - 11:43 GMT

El Tayyeb has offered his sincere condolences to the Brazilian government and people for victims of 2 ferries

Sisi hails as pivotal Azhar role in facing terrorism, extremism

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 - 06:44 GMT

Sisi on Tuesday hailed as pivotal the role of Al Azhar in facing terror and extremism in a meeting with Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed al Tayyeb.

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