State Mufti receives Australia’s OIC envoy

Azlan Othman

State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned received a visit from the Special Ambassador of Australia to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ridwaan Jawat at the State Mufti’s Office in Darulifta Brunei Darussalam yesterday.

Ridwaan Jawat’s visit began yesterday. Also present was Australian High Commissioner to Brunei Darussalam Nicola Rosenblum.

Ridwaan Jawat is also the Australian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia and non-resident Australian representative to Oman, Bahrain and Yemen.

He has strong ties to ASEAN as he previously served at the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur and as the Policy Leader for the ASEAN-Australia Summit 2018.

State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned and Special Ambassador of Australia to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ridwaan Jawat during the visit