Students attend Nationhood Programme

|     Daniel Lim     |

THE Information Department through its Belait District branch held its Nationhood Programme at the Belait Arabic School’s surau yesterday.

The programme was conducted as part of an ongoing effort to further instil a sense of patriotism among students across the country.

Thirty-two Year 7 students attended the programme.

The programme comprised a series of briefings titled Raja Kita, Menghayati Bendera dan Lagu Kebangsaan (Our Sovereign, Appreciation of the Flag and National Anthem) by Head of the Information Department at the Belait District branch Pengiran Haji Ahmad Fadillah Akhbar bin Pengiran Haji Sellahuddin.

Pengiran Haji Ahmad Fadillah Akhbar shared information on the history of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, the national flag and anthem and procedures in hoisting the national flag.

Several videos including Kibarkanlah dengan Megah Bendera Negara, Semarak Pengibaran Bendera Negara, and Tatacara Menaikkan Bendera Negara were presented.

Students during the programme. – DANIEL LIM