| Abdul Hakiim Yakof |
THE 18th Korban and Aqiqah ceremony was held by Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah (JAHB) yesterday in Kg Kiarong.
The guest of honour was Mohammad Sunadi bin Haji Buntar, Acting District Officer of Brunei Muara District.
The ceremony began with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah by Mudim Haji Awg Tamin bin Haji Putting, JAHB Mosque Officer, and was followed by a welcome speech by Pehin Khatib Haji Suhaili bin Haji Metali Al-Hafiz, JAHB Acting Senior Religious Officer.
The ceremony then continued with the presentation of appreciation certificates to members of the Korban and Aqiqah ceremony committee and a presentation of Korban and Aqiqah meat to its recipients. The ceremony concluded with a recitation of Doa Selamat led by Mudim Haji Awg Tamin bin Haji Putting.
This year’s committee for the distribution of Korban and Aqiqah meat comprised Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque Takmir, Muslimah Group of Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah, the Syababurroja Youth Group of Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah as well as students from KUPU SB.