| Fizah HAB |
THE village head is responsible for safeguarding the well-being and safety of villagers as well as being a pillar of support to promote cooperation and teamwork for success, Brunei-Muara District Officer Misle bin Haji Abdul Karim said.
He made these statements during an appreciation ceremony to commemorate former village head of Kampong Kapok Haji Marali bin Haji Ahmad’s 10 years of service at the residence of Acting Village Head of Kampong Kapok Pengiran Haji Ibrahim bin Pengiran Haji Timbang on Saturday.
Misle spoke on Haji Marali’s leadership as well as several achievements and awards of Kampong Kapok which include the silver medal from the 3rd Excellent Village Awards (AKC) and AKC ceremony in 2012/2013 session.
He hoped the next village head would continue the legacy.
Misle, as the guest of honour, presented tokens of appreciation to the former village head.
Advisor for Kampong Kapok Village Consultative Council (MPK) Dato Haji Shofry bin Haji Abdul Ghafor, members of MPK Kampong Kapok and members of MPK RPN Meragang were also present.