6 Qari and 6 Qariah have advanced into the Final of the National Al-Quran Reading Musabaqah for Adults 1439 Hijrah/ 2018. The announcement of the result took place yesterday afternoon at the International Convention Centre in Berakas. The ceremony was organised by the Islamic Syiar Development and Mosque Affairs Department, Ministry of Religious Affairs.
Souvenirs were presented by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Mustappa bin Haji Sirat, the Minister of Communications. The 6 successful Qari are Awang Ahmad Zulwaqar bin Haji Suhaili; Awang Haji Mohammad Fikri bin Haji Metussin; Awang Mohammad bin Ali; Awang Haji Nasrul Fakhri bin Haji Yahya; Awang Mohammad Albi bin Haji Ibrahim and Awang Mohammad Zulhafiz bin Awang Tengah. Meanwhile, the Qariah that will compete in the final are Dayangku Ummi Syazana binti Pengiran Haji Marjuki; Siti Nurnabilah binti Retired Major Haji Abdul Rahman; Dayang Hajah Nurfaezah binti Haji Emran; Dayang Hajah Nurhapizah Binti Haji Hassan; Dayang Hajah Zahrina binti Abdul Wahab and Dayangku Fauziah Nadhirah binti Pengiran Haji Jofri.
Also present were Dato Seri Paduka Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs; Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof; Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs; Doctor Haji Sufry bin Haji Ladi, Acting Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications; Awang Roslan bin Haji Taja'ah, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Administration and Finance) at the Ministry of Religious Affairs; and Haji Serudin bin Haji Timbang, Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary (Core and Religion) at the Ministry of Religious Affairs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei