| Syazwani Hj Rosli |
THE Islamic Dakwah Centre (PDI) yesterday held a prize presentation ceremony for the winners of the 2010, 2011 and 2012 PDI Annual Quiz, organised yearly by the Exhibition Unit of the Censorship and Exhibition Section of the centre.
The ceremony was held at the Conference Hall of the centre in Kampong Pulaie.
The guest of honour was Ustazah Hajah Siti Azizah binti Haji Musa, Acting Director of the Islamic Dakwah Centre.
In her speech, Ustazah Hajah Fatimah binti Haji Ahmad, chairperson of the event, explained that the exhibition hall showcases various “khazanah” (artefacts) related to Islam, reflecting its concept of exposing the development of Islam in Brunei.
She added that the unit also exhibits materials that are contradictory to the Undesirable Publications Act under Chapter 25 to provide information to the public.
The event then continued with the prize presentation.
Among the objectives of the quiz is to attract members of the public to visit the centre’s exhibition hall.
The total number of visitors to the exhibition in 2010 and 2011 were 4,473 and 3,336 respectively.
In 2013, the number dropped to 1,925.