The Ministry of Education through Human Resources Development Section this morning organised a Nuzul Al-Quran Celebration. The celebration was held at Dewan Utama, Co-Curriculum Development Department, the ministry's new building.
In attendance was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman, Minister of Education. Also present was Datin Seri Paduka Doctor Hajah Romaizah binti Haji Mohamad Salleh, Deputy Minister of Education. The function was further enlivened with a special religious talk entitled 'Memperkasa Pembelajaran Al- Quran' or empowering the learning of Al-Quran by Pengiran Abdul Basit bin Pengiran Haji Zaini, a Certified speaker from Brunei Islamic Religious Council. The function among other things aimed to commemorate and appreciate the greatness of Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala by inculcating the interest in reading and understanding of Al- Quran.