Nine embrace Islam in Tutong

A conversion ceremony for a Dusun family in Kampong Penabai was held in the Tutong District recently.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman was the guest of honour.

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar was also present.

Muhammad Mazlan bin Hamdan, previously known as Mana bin Buang, converted with eight other family members.

The conversion ceremony was carried out by Islamic Da’wah Centre officers. From January until November, 369 converts embraced Islam and among them 115 are from Tutong District.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman at the event. PHOTOS: AK ZAKI KASHARAN
Muhammad Mazlan bin Hamdan during the conversion ceremony.