Brunei Darussalam is taking part in the 23rd International Al-Quran Memorisation Competition in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates which takes place from the 8th to the 20th of this month. The country's delegation left the country last night.

The delegation includes Awang Muhammad Mujeib bin Haji Musa, Assistant Religious Officer, at the Islamic Eminence Development Section. The country's participant is Awang Muhammad Najib bin Haji Aliakbar who will compete in the 30 Chapters of Al-Quran category. Awang Muhammad Najib has previous success in Al-Quran Memorisation and was the Runner-up of a similar event in the Arab Republic of Egypt.

Source: Radio Television Brunei