KENINGAU: Thanks to the unity and cooperation between various ethnics the government is able to bring the state further in terms of achievements and development.
Pensiangan UMNO Chief, Datuk Abdul Ghani Mohamad Yassin, said with such milestone, the community should not forget and instead double their efforts in becoming a dynamic society that is competitive and upholds cultural heritage.
He was speaking during officiating the 1437 Maal Hijrah celebration 2015 for Sook Sub-District level at Kg. Kuit Lanas Mini Hall, in Sook last Saturday.
He also said with the current challenges, everyone including the Muslim community should abandon negative attitudes and uphold higher moral values, where it will help them in achieving better condition of living as their improved working ethic will spur higher economic growth.
During the Maal Hijrah celebration, Joilim @ Zainal Abidin, 59, who is a retired teacher from Penempatan Rancangan Belia Tulion Sook, was given the Sook level Tokoh Maal Hijrah award. –SayangSabah