An appreciation ceremony for the Knowledge Convention 2019 was recently held at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), jointly organised by the PMO, Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA), Ministry of Education (MoE) and Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS).
The convention was held in conjunction with His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s 73rd birthday celebration.
Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Co-chairman of the Knowledge Convention 2019 Steering Committee Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud and State Mufti and Knowledge Convention 2019 Steering Committee Advisor Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned attended.
The event was a show of appreciation to all involved in the convention. It commenced with the recitation of Sayyidul Istighfar led by Institut Tahfiz Al-Quran Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah students, and continued with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat by Mosque Affairs Officer Mohd Amin bin Haji Salim.
Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti handed certificates and souvenirs to 26 individuals comprising invited speakers, panel members, moderators, and those who presented papers at the official ceremony.
Deputy ministers, permanent secretaries, deputy permanent secretaries and government officers also attended.