Five Rover Scouts in Singapore for youth forum

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Five Rover Scout members of the Brunei Darussalam Scouts Association (PPNBD) left for the ASEAN Scout Youth Forum 2019 at the Raffles Institution, Singapore, held from September 1-15.

The members are Noorul Syahirah binti Haji Ali Rahim, Siti Aida binti Tajudin, Siti Hana Hazirah binti Haji Ralif, Siti Raeemah binti Haji Awang and Md Nur Afiq Izzuddin bin Abdul Mujiib Yahya.

Prior to their departure, a national flag handing over ceremony was held at the Departure Hall of the Brunei International Airport. The national flag was handed over by the Chief Commissioner of PPNBD Haji Badar bin Haji Ali to Md Nur Afiq Izzuddin.

Themed ‘Young People and Community Involvement’, the youth forum provides various activities relating to sustainable development goals.

A total of 60 Rover Scouts are expected to attend the forum.

Present to bid farewell to the group were the International Commissioner Haji Abdul Manan bin Haji Abdul Latip; Deputy Chief Scout Commissioner cum Youth Programme Commissioner Junaidi bin Haji Hussin; scout leaders and family members of the Rover Scout members.