The Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) and the Ministry of Energy, Manpower and Industry (MEMI) jointly organized the Pre-Dawn Talk (Tazkirah Subuh) as a part of the Masjidku Ma'mur, Negara Berkat Programme with the support of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Sunday, 30th December 2018 at Sultan Omar 'Ali Saifuddien's Mosque. Present at the event was Yang Mulia Dato Seri Paduka Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw, Acting Minister of Energy, Manpower and Industry.
Also present were Yang Mulia Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya, Permanent Secretary (Energy); Yang Mulia Haji Zolkiflee bin Haji Abdul Karim, Permanent Secretary (Manpower); Yang Mulia Pengiran Haji Mohd Hasnan bin Pengiran Haji Ali Hassan, Permanent Secretary (Industry) at MEMI; Yang Mulia Haji Mohd Serudin bin Haji Timbang, Acting Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Yang Mulia Pengiran Haji Jamra Weira bin Pengiran Haji Petra, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Energy and Power) at MEMI.
The event started with a mass subuh prayer and was followed by a pre-dawn talk (tazkirah subuh) on "Energy Savings" by Yang Mulia Ustaz Haji Sammali bin Haji Adam, Director at the Centre of Public and International Relations, Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) who highlighted that "Energy saving is a noble practice while being wasteful is the most contemptible practice. Likewise in the matters of Energy consumption such as electricity should be in the discretion of its users".
The Masjidku Ma'mur, Negara Berkat Programme was coordinated by MoRA through the Department of Mosque Affairs, Islamic Da'wah Centre and the Islamic Syiar Development Division in collaboration with the Sultan Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Mosque.
Yang Mulia Dato Seri Paduka Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw, Acting Minister of Energy, Manpower and Industry in a group photo with the Permanent Secretaries, Deputy Permanent Secretaries, Officers and Staff of MORA and MEMI as well as the Mosque Congregates.
Yang Mulia Ustaz Haji Sammali bin Haji Adam, Director at the Centre of Public and International Relations, Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) delivering the Pre Dawan Talk (Tazkirah Subuh) on "Energy Savings"
Photos Courtesy of Information Department