vendredi 21 août 2009
President Ben Ali focuses on preparations for month of Ramadan
TUNISIAONLINENEWS- During his meeting with the Minister of Religious Affairs, Mr Boubaker El Akhzouri, President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali focused on the programs and preparations set up by the Ministry of Religious Affairs for the Holy month on Ramadan.
President Ben Ali recommended to continue to ensure the protection of places of worship during the Holy month, with a view to provide the faithful with the necessary serenity and meditation.
He also recommended to intensify religious preaches, conferences during Ramadan, so as to explain the noble tenets and values of Islam.
The Head of State also focused on measures taken to organise an international competition of memorization and reciting of the Koran, as well as the attribution of the International Prize of the President of the Republic for Islamic studies.