Lessons in patriotism for students

Rokiah Mahmud

Some 89 Year 7 students of Katok Secondary School attended a Nationhood briefing organised by the Nationhood and Community Division of the Information Department recently.

The programme aimed to inculcate love towards the monarch, religion and nation. It also served as a platform to empower solidarity and a patriotic spirit among the students.

Assistant Officer of Information Norhijrah binti Haji Idris spoke on the monarch, procedures in hoisting the national flag and history of Brunei Darussalam’s national anthem Allah  Peliharakan Sultan.

The programme continued with a video presentation on Kibarkanlah Dengan Megah Bendera Negara, Semarak Pengibaran Bendera Negara and an animation video about hoisting the national flag and concluded with a prize presentation for winners in the quiz activities.

Principal of the school Penroose Saleha binti Haji Mohd Salleh was present.

Katok Secondary School students during the briefing. PHOTO: ROKIAH MAHMUD