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23.04.16 Swearing-in ceremony


His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, yesterday presided over the swearing-in ceremony for the newly appointed Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court. The swearing-in ceremony took place at Istana Nurul Iman.

Also in-attendance was His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, The Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office; His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah; His Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah; and His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah. The ceremony began with the reading of the letter of appointment by the Grand Chamberlain, Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Penggawa Laila Bentara Istiadat Diraja Dalam Istana Pengiran Haji Alauddin bin Pengiran Paduka Tuan Pengiran Haji Abu Bakar.

His Majesty then witnessed the recitation of the oath by Justice Conrad Seagroatt as the new non-resident Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court for a four-year term. He also serves as one of the Justice of the Court of Appeal.

Also present were Yang Amat Arif Dato Seri Paduka Haji Kifrawi bin Dato Paduka Haji Kifli, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court; Yang Berhormat Datin Seri Paduka Hajah Hayati binti Pehin Orang Kaya Shahbandar Dato Seri Paduka Haji Mohammad Salleh, the Attorney General; The Honourable Justice John Barry Mortimer, The President of court of appeal; Justice Michael Peter Burrell, Court of Appeal Judge; Yang Arif Dato Paduka Steven Chong Wan Oon, High Court Judge; Yang Arif Dato Paduka Haji Hairol Arni bin Haji Abdul Majid, High Court Judge and Pengiran Hajah Rostaina binti Pengiran Haji Duraman, the Judicial Commissioner and Chief Registrar of the supreme Court; and Dato Paduka Awang Haji Mohammad Juanda bin A Rashid, Permanent Secretary, The Prime Minister's Office.

News courtesy of Radio Television Brunei
Photo courtesy of InfoFoto


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