MONDAY, 22 JULY –
The breaking of fast with the Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) which was attended by Principal Officers, Deans and Heads of Departments UMS at the official residence of the Vice-Chancellor at Kingfisher Sulaman, helped strengthen ties among the staff of this EcoCampus University.
UMS Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohd Harun Abdullah took the opportunity to mingle and chat with the invited guests while waiting for the time to break fast which was at 6.35 pm. Guests were then feted to the buffet spread after the breaking of fast prayers was done by Ustaz Razali Saibin.
Guests then performed the Maghrib prayers before they continue with dinner. Among the dish served were Nasi Briyani, rendang, chicken, prawns etc.
Guests then performed the Isyak prayers after dinner. A tazkirah
was presented by a special guest, Prof. Dr. Hj. Mohd. Said Mahmud from Universiti Islam Makassar, Indonesia, before they went in line for the Tarawih prayers led by Dr. Muhamad Suhaimi Taat.
After the Tarawih prayers, they had another round of serving. Among those present were the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and Internationalisation) Prof. Dr. Shariff A.K. Omang, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) Prof. Dr. Shahril Yusof, Bursar Tuan Hj Rizal Othman and Head Librarian Dg Rukiah Ag. Amit. - FL
By Mohd Affzanizam Mohd Amin
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