|Biographical detail : ||A cleric.
Shaikh Sha’ban studied at Al-Azhar University. He later taught in Algeria and Iraq, and helped Moroccans convert their educational system from French to Arabic.
A striking figure, Shaikh Sha’ban galvanised Lebanon’s Muslims, forged alliances with Palestinians and others into Islamic Unity Movement, Harakat at-Tawhid al-Islami or Tawhid for short.
Shaikh Sa’id Sha’ban who was active in Lebanon’s politics was born in Batroun, Lebanon.