SIM cards, tablets distributed to support online learning

Azlan Othman

Nineteen Year 6 students received sim cards and tablets from the Ministry of Education (MoE) during a drive-through Device Donation Campaign at Duli Pengiran Muda Al-Muhtadee Billah College in Gadong on Saturday.

A total of 19 SIM cards and 13 tablets were distributed as part of the Ri’ayah Wa Mahabbah Programme by Acting Director of Schools Zainal Abidin bin Haji Kepli.

The campaign is an initiative by the MoE in cooperation with the Ministry of Transport and Infocommunications, the Authority for Infocommunications Technology and Industry (AITI), Dynamik Technologies Sdn Bhd, Progresif Sdn Bhd and imagine Sdn Bhd to support online learning for students.

Donations can be made to the Co-Curriculum Education Department at Jalan 10, Kampong Perpindahan Lambak Kanan or to Tutong Sixth Form Centre from 8.30am to 11.30am daily, except Fridays, Sundays and public holidays. The campaign is open until September 30.

For information, contact the MoE at 7163184 / AITI at 8198404 during office hours or via email to or visit the MoE’s website at

Acting Director of Schools Zainal Abidin bin Haji Kepli presents the package via drive-through. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN