29 May 2018 – The Varsity Cycle 3.0 held on 4 March 2018 collected B$3,678.00 in donations from participants of the event. The Charity Cycling event was organised in conjunction with the 44th birthday of His Royal Highness Prince (Dr.) Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Pro-Chancellor of Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), and Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB).
The donation handover ceremony was held today at the Majlis Kesejahteraan Masyarakat 1 (MKM) Office at Kg Sungai Hanching. The cheque was presented by Yang Mulia Datin Dr. Dayang Hajah Anita Binurul Zahrina binti Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Wijaya Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Aziz, Vice-Chancellor of UBD, Yang Mulia Dr. Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal, Rector of UNISSA, and Yang Mulia Professor Dr. Dayang Hajah Zohrah binti Haji Sulaiman, Vice-Chancellor of UTB.
The cheque was received by Yang Mulia Haji Mohd Yusof Shaik Abdul Halim, the President 2 of MKM. The handover was also witnessed by officers from UBD, UNISSA, and UTB.
More than 300 participants joined the 44KM cycling expedition which included senior officials, lecturers, staff and students of the universities, as well as members of the public.