Awang Mohamad Wafii Syafiq bin Haji Mosliadi from Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Primary School and Dayang Nur Afifah binti Haji Zaini from Dato Ratna Haji Muhd Jaafar Primary School in Kiarong have emerged as the champions in the 27th Memorising Ayat-Ayat Lazim Competition for Government and Non-government Primary Schools throughout the country.

The competition took place this morning at the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Primary School Hall. 18 pupils took part in the competition which aimed to train pupils to love Al-Quran from the time they are still at school as well as to make Quran-reading a culture and a priority. Prizes to the winners were presented by Awang Haji Brahim bin Haji Ismail, the Managing Director of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah.

The competition has been an annual event of the Co-curriculum Education Department since 1988, and this time the competition was conducted by the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Primary School. Also present was Awang Haji Azis bin Haji Nayan, Acting Director of Co-curriculum Education, Ministry of Education.

Source: Radio Television Brunei