New school shoes, bag for Ummi Ummariah

Izah Azahari

School supplies were presented to a family in need at the residence of Acting Village Head of RPN Meragang yesterday, to aid them in preparation for the coming school term.

The donations were presented to Kapok Primary School Cluster 4 student Ummi Ummariah binti Abdullah, the eight-year-old daughter of Ummi Aqilah @ Siti Aminah binti Md Yaakub.

Brunei-Muara District Officer Misle bin Haji Abdul Karim presented the donations.

Legislative Council member cum Acting Penghulu of Mukim Serasa Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Mohamed bin Pengiran Haji Osman @ Othman, Brunei-Muara Assistant District Officer Mohamad Yassin bin Ahmed, village heads under Mukim Serasa and members of the mukim and village consultative councils also attended.

The recipient of the donation was identified by the Kampong Meragang Consultative Council to be in dire need of school supplies. She received two sets of school uniform, books, school shoes, a school bag, writing supplies, and a sports attire.

The funds to buy the supplies came from the Brunei-Muara District Office Welfare Fund.

Brunei-Muara District Officer Misle bin Haji Abdul Karim hands over the donation to Ummi Aqilah @ Siti Aminah binti Md Yaakub. PHOTOS: IZAH AZAHARI
Ummi Ummariah binti Abdullah with her new school supplies