Raising patriotic spirit in students

Azlan Othman

A total of 140 Year 7 students from Tanjong Maya Secondary School in Tutong attended the nationhood briefing programme ‘Our King, Appreciating Our National Flag and Anthem’ yesterday.

It was organised by the Information Department at the Prime Minister’s Office through the Nationhood Unit of the Nationhood and Community Division.

The programme aimed to instil dedication to the religion, sovereignty and country as well as strengthen patriotism among students.

School Principal Hajah Norzan binti Haji Meludin and teaching staff also attended.

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

The students also watched a video clip presentation on Kibarkanlah Dengan Megah Bendera Negara, Semarak Pengibaran Bendera Negara and an animation video procedures on the hoisting of the national flag.

They also participated in a nationhood quiz by the Information Department, followed by prizes presented to the winners.

The briefing in progress at Tanjong Maya Secondary School
Students at the briefing. PHOTOS: AZLAN OTHMAN