MoE comes under royal scrutiny (2021)

BY Rokiah Mahmud

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam paid an unscheduled visit to the Ministry of Education (MoE) on Tuesday.

The monarch visited several departments and units, including the Department of Planning, Development and Research, Department of Planning and Estate Management, Institute of Brunei Technical Education, Department of Information and Communication Technology, Higher Education Division, Department of Educators Management, Scholarship Section, Secretariat of National Education Council, Secretariat of Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council and SEAMEO Voctech Regional Centre, Private Education Section, International Affairs Unit and Public Relations Unit.

Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Minister of Education Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman and Deputy Minister of Education Datin Seri Paduka Dr Hajah Romaizah binti Haji Mohd Salleh were also present.

-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin