New converts on better footing

|     Daniel Lim     |

CERTIFICATES were awarded to 15 male participants during the closing ceremony of the two-week Advance Guidance Scheme (II) course for Muslim converts in the Belait District yesterday.

Head Religious Officer in the Belait District Mohamad Aliyani bin Ismail was the guest of honour at the event at the Islamic Da’wah Centre (PDI) in the Belait District.

The event started with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat led by Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA)student Awangku Abdul Qayum bin Pengiran Bakar who is currently on attachment at the PDI, Belait branch.

“I hope the participants here will not only make full use of the knowledge gained during the course, but also continue to take opportunities to further expand their knowledge on the teachings of Islam,” the guest of honour said.

Head Religious Officer in the Belait District Ustaz Mohamad Aliyani bin Ismail hands over a certificate. – DANIEL LIM