Talk instils nationhood spirit in students

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Forty-eight students of Year 7 of Jerudong International School (JIS) attended a talk on ‘Our King, Appreciating Our National Flag and National Anthem’ at the school.

The talk was organised by the Nationhood and Community Division of the Information Depart-ment at the Prime Minister’s Office yesterday.

Her Royal Highness Princess Ameerah Wardatul Bolkiah was present. Also present was Head of Middle Year of JIS Richard Bourbon.

Acting Senior Information officer Hajah Hamsah binti Datu Kerna Haji Jaya delivered the nationhood talk that highlighted the procedure of hoisting and lowering the national flag.

The students were also shown a video clip titled Kibarkanlah Dengan Megah Bendera Negara, Semarak Pengibaran Bendera Negara and an animation video Tatacara Menaikkan Bendera Negara.

The students also participated in the nationhood quiz conducted by the Information Department.

The talk is one of the department’s ongoing efforts to inculcate among the students the love for the monarch, religion and country, and also to strengthen the spirit of solidarity and instil patriotism.

Her Royal Highness Princess Ameerah Wardatul Bolkiah during the talk. PHOTO: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI