Noriah receives a helping hand

Rokiah Mahmud

Noriah binti Samat in Kampong Pengkalan Sibabau recently received contributions through the Syabab Al-Azhar Prihatin Programme, organised by Lajnah Belia, Brunei Darussalam Rabitah International Al-Azhar Alumni.

Lajnah Belia Rabitah International Al-Azhar Alumni Chairman Pengiran Ahmad Faris Ramadhani bin Pengiran Haji Sellahuddin led the team, accompanied by Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali Rector and Al-Azhar Alumni Deputy Ra’es Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal as well as members of the Lajnah Belia and Brunei Student Welfare in Cairo.

The programme was part of activities by Brunei Darussalam Rabitah International Al-Azhar Alumni (WAAG) to channel assistance towards development of the country.

It was a follow-up to an earlier initiative assisting the needy in transforming their homes to a more comfortable adobe, carried out in phases.

Lajnah Belia Rabitah International Al-Azhar Alumni Chairman Pengiran Ahmad Faris Ramadhani bin Pengiran Haji Sellahuddin hands over the contribution to Noriah binti Samat. PHOTO: ROKIAH MAHMUD