TUESDAY, 10 JUNE – Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) in collaboration with Yayasan Dakwah Islamiah Malaysia (YADIM) recently organised an inaugural lecture delivered by Ustaz Kazim Elias at Dewan Canselor, UMS.
Ustaz Kazim was specially flown in to Kota Kinabalu courtesy of MASwings Sdn Bhd, and was obviously seen to foster the sharing of knowledge towards community excellence especially in Sabah.
According to the CEO of the airline, Dato’ Kapten Mohd Nawawi Hj Awang; the effort was a commitment by MASwings to reach out to the local community on MASwings’ ‘Wings of Love’ spirit.
“This sharing of knowledge among others was to welcome the month of Ramadan Al-Mubarak that is just around the corner,” he quipped.
Earlier, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Affairs and Alumni) UMS, Assoc. Prof. Datuk Dr. Hj Kasim Hj Md Mansur said the organising of this event was very timely with the exam week at UMS.
He clarified that this sharing of knowledge activity helped in firing up the spirit and perseverance among students to face the coming examinations.
Also present were the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Sabah Parks, Dato’ Seri Tengku Zainal Adlin Tengku Mahamood; Director of YADIM Sabah, Tuan Haji Samin Hj Ongki and KESUMBA President, Datin Baidah Ibrahim. – ZMD (fl) Photo: Johaidi Ismail
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