Ahmed El-Tayyeb

Al-Azhar to open religious center for heritage, renovation: Grand imam

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 03:11 GMT

Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayyeb, the grand imam of Al-Azhar, Egypt’s top religious authority, on Monday announced establishing a new religious center, as part of the national efforts to renovate religious discourse, in a way that suits life developments.

Azhar Imam heads for Abu Dhabi to hold summit with Vatican Pope

Sat, 02 Feb 2019 - 11:18 GMT

Tayyeb will head on Sunday for Abu Dhabi to hold a historic summit with Pope Francis of the Vatican.

Terrorism results from unjust policies: Azhar Grand Imam

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 - 01:30 GMT

Terrorism resultsfrominternational unjust policiesthat lost all compassion towardthe weak and the poor,Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Ahmed el-Tayyeb said.

Haniyeh thanks Al-Azhar for aid to Gaza

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 04:30 GMT

Haniyeh expressed his thanks and appreciation to Al-Azhar for sending consecutive aids to Gaza.

in pics: Egypt’s Grand Imam, Mufti, Awqaf Min. visits Rawdah’s victims at hospital

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 07:24 GMT

Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Mufti Shawki Allam and Minister of Religious Endowments (Awqaf) Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa visited al-Rawdah’s terrorist attack victims.

Azhar rejects Rohingya Muslim camps in Myanmar: Shouman

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 - 12:55 GMT

The details of Grand Imam Ahmed El-Tayyeb’s anticipated visit to the camps of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh will be announced Sunday.

Al-Azhar’s Grand Imam, Italy’s PM discuss anti-terrorism readiness

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 07:46 GMT

Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayyeb asserted the readiness to support Italy in combating terrorism by correcting false thoughts in different languages.

Italian papers tout Pope Francis’ visit to Egypt

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 - 10:01 GMT

Italian newspapers underscored the importance of Pope Francis’ visit to Egypt which comes weeks after two terrorist bombings hit two Egyptian churches.