Highlighting student’s talent in the field of literature pronunciation is the objective of the Folklore Manifestation Competition for Primary Schools nationwide. The final of the competition was held yesterday at the Indoor Stadium of Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas.

Four schools participated in the competition organised by the Co-curriculum Education Department through Akli Unit with the cooperation of the Language and Literature Bureau. The students from Sengkurong Primary School emerged champion with the story entitled ‘Sultan Sharif Ali, Sultan Berkat’.

Prizes were presented by Awang Aliuddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Core Education at the Ministry of Education.

The competition was held in conjunction with the Brunei Book Fair 2019. The one-week fair will run until the 5th of March. 61 booths participated by government agencies, and book shops from locals and foreign countries are available for visitors. The festival is open to the public from 8:00 in the morning until 10:00 at night.

Source: Radio Television Brunei