Nation mourns loss of a Prince

With the consent of 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, hereby announces to the people and residents of Brunei Darussalam, with the fate of Allah the Almighty and with deepest sorrow, that His Royal Highness Prince Haji ‘Abdul ‘Azim has passed away today, Saturday, 7 Rabiulawal 1442 Hijrah, corresponding to October 24 2020 at 10.08am, a press statement from His Majesty’s Office said.

The late Almarhum His Royal Highness Prince Haji ‘Abdul ‘Azim will be laid to rest at the Royal Mausoleum in the capital today after the Asar Prayers.

People and residents of of Brunei Darussalam are hereby required to hoist the national flag at half-mast today and begin a period of seven-day mourning.