Friday Prayer

President El-Sisi Performs Friday Prayer at El-Mosheer Tantawy Mosque on Occasion of Martyr's Day

Fri, 08 Mar 2024 - 11:09 GMT

Each year, Egypt and the Armed Forces observe Veteran Warrior and Martyr's Day on March 9th, commemorating the sacrifice of former army chief of staff, Lieutenant General Abdel-Moneim Riad, who gave his life in defense of the homeland on the same day in 1969, Egypt’s news agency MENA reported.

Egypt’s Sisi performs Friday prayer at Field Marshal Tantawi on occasion of 10th Ramadan Victory

Fri, 31 Mar 2023 - 12:19 GMT

The 10th of Ramadan's victory corresponds to October 6 War, 1973 where Arab countries led by Egypt and Syria defeated the Israeli forces mostly in Sinai and the Golan.

Disinfection of mosques still underway nationwide per anti-COVID-19 measures: Official

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 10:30 GMT

First Undersecretary of the Awqaf Ministry Gaber Tayea Youssef stressed that efforts to disinfect mosques nationwide are still going on.

Friday prayer to resume in big mosques after suspension over coronavirus: Egypt’s PM

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 01:57 GMT

After five months of almost total suspension of Muslim’s Friday prayer due to spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli said big mosques that can maintain coronavirus preventive measures can receive worshippers for the Friday prayer starting August 28.

Evangelical Church resumes Friday mass worship as of August 28

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 01:17 GMT

The Head of the Evangelical Church Zaki ensured that attention and caution must be taken in the coming period to avoid any new infections with Coronavirus.

Friday prayer to be held at Azhar Mosque, attended by imams only

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 06:13 GMT

The statement ensured that all precautionary measures to protect against Corona pandemic will be taken.

No need to cancel Friday prayers over corona at present: Egypt's Min.

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:27 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Awqaf [Endowment] Mohamed Mukhtar stated on Saturday that Egypt has no need now to cancel Friday prayer for coronavirus outbreak.

Egyptian imam leads first Ramadan Friday prayer in Serbia

Sat, 19 May 2018 - 12:51 GMT

Egyptian Imam Mostafa al- Laboudi led the first Friday prayer in the holy month of Ramadan at Bajrakli Mosque, the oldest archaeological mosque in Belgrade.

State TV transmits Friday Prayers from Shalatin to signify it is Egyptian territory

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 - 08:01 GMT

Egyptian national TV will transmit the weekly Friday prayer services from a mosque in Shalatin, near the border between Egypt and Sudan, from the standpoint that Halayeb and Shalatin are Egyptian territory.