Exhibition on history of Sabah, Malaysia

Hajiji (middle) viewing the books published by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka at the event yesterday.

Hajiji (middle) viewing the books published by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka at the event yesterday.

KOTA KINABALU: An exhibition that showcases the history of Sabah and Malaysia is now being held at the Suria Shopping mall near here from Aug 25 to 31.

According to Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Hajiji Haji Noor, after visiting over 50 booths owned by both State and Federal agencies yesterday, the exhibition was geared to providing information to the community on the various developments that have taken place in Sabah.

At the same time, it was also aimed at raising the awareness of the people on the importance of looking after the historical records.

He added that efforts would also be made to bring the exhibition to other places in Sabah such as Sandakan.

Photographs, books and documentaries related to the birth of the country and on Sabah’s independence were among those displayed at the exhibition.

Also shown were articles and print materials on the various ethnic groups in Sabah as well as explanation on the role of the various ministries and State and Federal agencies in the State.

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