Imam of Al-Azhar congratulates Mohammed bin Rashid for being named Cultural Personality of the Year

Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of Egypt’s Al-Azhar University, has congratulated Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, on being named the Cultural Personality of the Year for the ninth edition (2015-2016) of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award. In a statement, Al-Tayeb said that this honour recognises Sheikh Mohammed’s huge cultural efforts that have served the UAE and beyond where they were tangible in other Arab and Muslim countries.

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