BRUNEI DARUSSALAM celebrated its 27th National Day with light rain early morning before dissipating around 8am then the sun came out. During the march, it was sunny and hot. Awang Hj Azman bin Hj Musa from the Syariah Affairs Department, Ministry of Religious Affairs was chosen to read the National Day Oath as well leading the march of the customary National Day pledge.
This year’s 27th National Day carry the same theme `Negaraku Brunei Darussalam’ (My Country Brunei Darussalam).
Hj Azman Hj Musa, who was leading the field performers for the 27th National Day celebrations, could have fallen, observers said, like the nearly 100 others who collapsed yesterday under the sweltering sun at the Taman Hj Sir Muda Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien in the capital.