2nd Brunei Rover Gathering
THE Brunei Darussalam Scouts Association (PPNBD) through the Rover Scout Section organised the 2nd International Scout Assembly in conjunction with the 85-year-old scout movement in Brunei Darussalam and the 100th anniversary of the Rovers Centenary Celebration.
The gathering was held to provide an understanding of the history of the Scout movement and its role as well as to in-form the activities throughout 2018.
The event was enlivened with joint sessions with former First Commissioner of the Scout Commissioner Haji Othman bin Durani and Scout Executive Officer Zainudin bin Haji Ishak.
A brainstorm session on the (Venture Scouts) direction after 11 years of schooling was also presented by Brunei – Muara Commissioner Mohammad Arif bin Abdul Hadi.
A briefing on ‘Rovers100’ was also presented by the Public Relations Commissioner, Muhammad Syahmi Halimshah. The Amateur Radio Introduction was also delivered by Khairil Annuar bin Yaakub.
The guest of honour was the President of the PPNBD, Dato Paduka Haji Idris bin Haji Abas. Deputy President, Pengiran Wahab bin Pengiran Haji Hassan; Chief Commissioner Haji Badar bin Haji Ali; Deputy Chief Commissioner; International Commissioner, Abdul Manan bin Haji Abdul Latip; scout commissioners, deputy chief commissioner; assistant district commissioners, scout leaders, venture scouts and rover scouts were also present.
Representatives from the Malaysian Scouts Association, Sarawak Branch, Miri and Limbang also attended the gathering.