| Khairil Hassan |
THE badminton players of the Lambak Kanan Housing Hall, Brunei Darussalam made a goodwill visit recently to the Resident Office of Bintulu.
They were led by Pehin Orang Kaya Setia Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Ahmad bin Haji Jumat as the Entourage Chief.
Tour Manager Haji Ahmad bin Haji Abdul Razak informed that it was the continuation of a series of visits made from 2015 to the Lawas District Office, Labuan Federal State and Kota Kinabalu.
He added that for the visit, they left for Bintulu via Miri and the Goodwill Visit Entourage was met at the Bintulu Peace Garden Restaurant.
Present at the dinner were Puan Hajah Hamdiah binti Haji Bakir, the Deputy Resident of Bintulu, together with Desmond anak Douglas As Jerukan, the District Officer of Sebauh Bintulu, and other senior officers from the Resident Office of Bintulu.
The visit among others aimed to enhance the friendship and goodwill relations between the two groups and neighbouring countries of Borneo.
A badminton solidarity match between those from the Lambak Kanan Housing Hall and Resident Office Bintulu Badminton Team was also held at the Kidurong Bintulu Club.
Brunei won the match with a score of 13-1.
Also playing with the Entourage Chief was the Sebauh Bintulu District Officer.
A farewell dinner was held at the 900 Inn Jalan Tanjung Batu Bintulu and present were Puan Hajah Hamdiah binti Haji Bakri as well as Entourage Coordinator Abdul Hadi bin Haji Julaihi.
The dinner ended with an exchange of souvenirs.