Mosque Affairs Department hosts forum

Syazwani Hj Rosli

The Mosque Affairs Department through the Muslimah Affairs Division in collaboration with the Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Takmir Committee held an inaugural forum entitled Keluarga Aman, Negara Mapan at the Jame’ ‘Asr Hassanil Bolkiah in Kampong Kiarong.

It was held in conjunction with the 36th National Day celebration yesterday.

Legislative Council member Khairunnisa binti Haji Ash’ari was the guest of honour.

The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah. Haji Jaya bin Haji Metussin from the Islamic Studies Department facilitated the forum. The speakers of the forum were Head of Religious Officer in Tutong District Haji Azman bin Haji Musa and Lecturer at the Syariah and Law Faculty of the Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) Dr Widad binti Abdul Aziz.

The forum invited not only the Muslimah but also their husbands. The forum covered the roles of husbands and wives as parents in building a harmonious family where the strength of family ties can contribute to the nation’s security and development.

Member of the Legislative Council Yang Berhormat Khairunnisa binti Haji Ash’ari at the event. PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI