HM joins Teacher’s Day celebration

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam joined hundreds of educators at the International Convention Centre in Berakas yesterday to celebrate this year’s 26th Teacher’s Day.

Accompanying the monarch were His Royal Highness Prince Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, His Royal Highness Prince Hj Jefri Bolkiah and His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Wakeel.

Upon arrival, the royal family were received by Minister of Education Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Hj Suyoi Hj Osman and Minister of Religious Affairs Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Hj Awang Badaruddin Pengarah Dato Paduka Hj Awang Othman.

“The Teachers’ Day celebration is held every year and it is a platform to remember and greatly appreciate the roles and sacrifices of the teachers,” the education minister said in his speech.

He said the celebration and the presence of His Majesty could also motivate the teachers to work hard and devote themselves to the development of education.

His Majesty viewed the various performances and toured the Teacher’s Day exhibition.

The Brunei Times