15. Unified call to prayers in Cairo’s mosques next month

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15. Unified call to prayers in Cairo’s mosques next month

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Year: 
2007
Week: 
47
Article number: 
15
Article pages: 
p. 9
Date of source: 
24-11-2007
Author: 
Ahmad Tal‘at
Reviewer: 
Ihab Shukri

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Ahmad Tal‘at reports on the statements of Dr. Maḥmūd Ḥamdī Zaqzūq, minister of religious endowments, about the project of unifying the call to prayers in Cairo’s mosques, asserting that the project will start next month.

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During a field evaluation tour in the Governorate of al-Fayyūm, Dr. Maḥmūd Ḥamdī Zaqzūq, Egyptian minister of endowments, announced that the project of unifying the call to prayers will be carried out in Cairo’s mosques starting next month.
The minister exclaimed that the ministry has reached an agreement with the Greater Cairo Broadcasting channel to transmit the Adhān to the chosen mosques on air.