Nationhood briefing raises patriotic spirit

Fadhil Yunus

A total of 75 Year 7 students from the Ma’had Islam Brunei attended the nationhood briefing programme ‘Our King, Appreciating the National Flag and National Anthem of Brunei Darussalam’ organised by the Information Department of the Prime Minister’s Office through the Nationhood Unit of the Nationhood and Community Division in the Tutong District yesterday.

Ma’had Islam Brunei Principal Pengiran Haji Asnady bin Pengiran Haji Aliuddin along with Deputy Principal (Administration) Haji Zaidi bin Mohiddin, Deputy Principal (Academic) Hajah Kamsiah binti Haji Morshidi and teachers were present.

The programme aimed to instil loyalty to the religion, sovereignty and country as well as strengthen the spirit of solidarity and patriotism among the students.

Assistant Information Officer Hajah Noorhijrah binti Haji Idris in her briefing, highlighted the procedure in hoisting the national flag and the history of the national anthem Allah Peliharakan Sultan.

The programme also featured videos ‘Kibarkanlah Dengan Megah Bendera Negara’, ‘Semarak Penyibaran Bendera Negara’ and an animation clip on the national flag’s hoisting procedure. A nationhood quiz was also held, followed with a prize presentation to the winners.

Ma’had Islam Brunei at the briefing. PHOTOS: SYAHMI HASSAN
Briefing in session