| Ishan Ibrahim |
THE Nationalism and Social Division of the Information Department yesterday held a briefing on the roles and responsibilities of a Brunei citizen at the Information Department of the Prime Minister’s Office.
The ongoing programme was attended by students and teachers of Masin Secondary School.
Facilitated by an officer from the Information Department, Awg Hj Dayang bin Hj Kassim, the briefing was aimed at instilling the spirit of understanding while embracing the national flag and anthem based on the philosophy of Melayu Islam Beraja (Malay Islamic Monarchy – MIB).
Through the presentation, it was also hoped that the participants would have a sense of solidarity, patriotism and nationalism and love towards the nation, the monarch and religion.
The briefing was preceded by the singing of the national anthem.
The briefing also included a video presentation on the national flag published by the Nationalism and Social Division of the Information Department and a Nationalism Quiz.
The briefing by the Information Department was an important component of the Nationalism Briefing Programme organised by the department on ‘Embracing the National Flag and National Anthem’, designed for schools and colleges throughout the nation.