Handover Ceremony for the new council members of the Brunei Students’ Union in the United Kingdom and Eire (BSU) Session 2019/2020
LONDON, SUNDAY, 21/04/2018 - Recently, The Brunei Students’ Union in the United Kingdom and Eire (BSU) held a handover ceremony for the new council in Brunei Hall, London. Her Excellency, Pengiran Hajah Rooslina Weti binti Pengiran Haji Kamaludin, the High Commissioner of Brunei Darussalam to the United Kingdom attended as the Guest of Honour. Also in attendance were officers of Brunei Students’ Unit and society leaders from respective Bruneian societies.
The event was blessed with the recitation of Surah Al - Fatihah and Surah An-Nisa verses 56 to 60, which was recited by Md Harith Syafiq Md Halim, the new Male Religious Secretary for BSU session 2019/2020, and; its translation was recited by Muhammad Iqbal bin Emran, the new General Secretary for BSU session 2019/2020. This event was followed by opening remarks from Awangku Mohammad Hisyam Al - Yura bin Pengiran Haji Zainal Abidin, the President of BSU session 2018/2019, followed by a speech by Her Excellency.
The ceremony then commences with the handover ceremony with Awangku Mohammad Hisyam Al-Yura bin Pengiran Haji Zainal Abidin taking the role as the Acting President for BSU session 2019/2020, until re-nomination for the position of President in a few weeks’ time. Dk Nurin Nabeelah Pg Hj Abu Bakar and Haji Muhammad Furqan Afifi bin Haji Sulaini were both appointed as the new Vice President of Administration and Finance, and Vice President for Regional Coordination respectively. Muhammad Iqbal bin Emran was elected as the new General Secretary, while Nur Ameerah Fitriah Hi Abd Rahim was elected as the Deputy General Secretary. Nur Rabiah binti Haji Jalil was elected as the new Financial Secretary and Ak Muhammad Zakwan Adli bin Pg Dr Abd Razak was elected as the new Information Secretary. Md Harith Syafiq Md Halim and ‘Afifah binti Haji Mat Dani respectively took their roles as the new Male Religious Secretary and Female Religious Secretary, and Nurhalimah Basyirah Jamaludin took the role as the new Postgraduate Secretary.
The event followed by Her Excellency presenting the Certificates of Appreciation to the previous council members BSU 2018/2019 and presenting the Certificates of Appointment to the newly elected council members of BSU session 2019/2020.
* Photos of the event were taken by Ak Ahmad Rabbani bin Pg Hj Mohd Amirrudin