‘Santai Bersama Keluarga’ strengthens family institution

Lyna Mohamad

The closing ceremony for ‘Santai Bersama Keluarga’ (SBK) event organised by the Brunei Council on Social Welfare (MKM) was held at Wafa Hotel and Apartment, Annajat Complex recently.

Acting Permanent Secretary (Community and Culture) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth & Sports (MCYS) Saidah binti Haji Wahid was the guest of honour.

A total of 25 families from MKM clients in the Brunei-Muara District participated in the event, aimed to strengthen family institution and caring for the less fortunate.

MKM President Mohd Yusof Shaik Abdul Halim expressed appreciation to Wafa Hotel and Apartment management and Freme Travel for the support during the three-day event. The ceremony continued with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa led by Haji Ahmad Abdul Karim bin Haji Marsal followed with the recitation and translation of the verses from Al-Quran by Achmad Baharul Ulum bin Abdullah and Sabrina Octavianti binti Achmad Taupik.

It followed with a speech by MKM Vice President Hajah Juhana binti Haji Md Jaya and presentation of souvenirs to head of the participating families and sponsors by the guest of honour.

Acting Permanent Secretary (Community and Culture) at the MCYS Saidah binti Wahid @ Burut presents souvenirs to recipients. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD