The Grand Imam recieves Mauritanian ambassador in Cairo

  • | Thursday, 19 February, 2015
The Grand Imam recieves Mauritanian ambassador in Cairo

The Grand Imam Dr. Ahmad Al - Tayyeb, Sheikh Al-Azhar received H.E. Wedady Weld Seedy Heiba , ambassador of Mauritania in Cairo. During their meeting, they discussed means of cooperation between Al-Azhar and Mauritania in cultural, religious and educational fields.

H.E. the ambassador expressed the appreciation of his nation, government and people to Al-Azhar and the Grand Imam hoping that Al - Azhar can increase the scholarships for Mauritanian students and preparing a training program for imams.

The Grand Imam expressed Al-Azhar readiness to increase the scholarships for Mauritanian students to study at the faculties of Al-Azhar and institutes, in addition to contributing in training Mauritanian imams to be able to confront today's challenges and handle current issues facing the Arab and Muslim nations.

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