Four generations gather to strengthen family institution

|     Hakim Hayat     |

SOME 350 members from the second to fifth generation of Abu Bakar bin Lakim’s family organised a gathering at the Mukim Pengkalan Batu Community Hall recently.

The event was officiated by Haji Aliakbar bin Abu Bakar as the event’s advisor who spoke on the importance of strengthening the family institution to generate family members who care and love one another.

A poetry recitation unveiling the history and genealogy of Abu Bakar and his wife Hajah Jamilah binti Metassan enlivened the event, while games and activities were also held.

The event’s highlight was the handing over of a memoir and poster of Abu Bakar’s family to 39 heads of families.

Family members in a group photo