Instilling spirit of Nationhood

Rokiah Mahmud

Some 165 Year 7 students attended the nationhood briefing programme ‘Our Ruler, Appreciating Our National Flag and National Anthem’. The programme was held at the Sayyidina Hussain Secondary School in Jerudong yesterday.

The programme is part of the ongoing effort by the Information Department at the Prime Minister’s Office through the Nationhood and Community Division in nurturing love for the sovereign, religion, nation and country.

Head of Nationhood Unit, Nationhood and Community Division, Mohammad Hisyam bin Idris elaborated on sovereignty, etiquette on hoisting the national flag and historical background of the national anthem, Allah Peliharakan Sultan.

The students viewed a video presentation on Kibarkanlah Dengan Megah Bendera Negara, Semarak Pengibaran Bendera Negara and an animation video on the etiquette on hoisting the national flag. The programme hosted quizzes and concluded with a prize presentation for students who successfully answered the quiz.

Also present were Principal Dayangku Hajah Nooramaziatifah binti Pengiran Haji Ahmad and the deputy principal.

Head of Nationhood Unit, Nationhood and Community Division, Mohammad Hisyam bin Idris delivers the briefing. PHOTOS: ROKIAH MAHMUD
A section of the Year 7 students during the briefing