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His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan Negara Brunei Darussalam consented to preside over the Swearing-In Ceremony for the Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court

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 this afternoon consented to preside over the swearing-in ceremony for the newly appointed Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court Justice Edward Timothy Starbuck Woolley.

Also present at the ceremony were His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and His Royal Highness Pengiran Bendahara Seri Maharaja Permaisuara Pengiran Muda Haji Sufri Bolkiah.
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The ceremony began with the reading out of the Letter of Appointment by Grand Chamberlain Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Penggawa Laila Bentara Istiadat Diraja Dalam Istana Pengiran Haji Alauddin bin Pengiran Paduka Tuan Pengiran Haji Abu Bakar. Justice Edward Timothy Starbuck Wooley then proceeded to recite the oath before His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan Negara Brunei Darussalam.

Also present at the ceremony were Special Adviser to His Majesty and Minister at the Prime Minister's Office Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Bakti Diraja Dato Laila Utama Haji Awang Isa bin Pehin Datu Perdana Manteri Dato Laila Utama Haji Awang Ibrahim; Attorney General Dato Seri Paduka Haji Hairol Arni bin Haji Abdul Majid; Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Dato Seri Paduka Steven Chong Wan Oon; High Court Judge Pengiran Datin Paduka Hajah Rostaina binti Pengiran Haji Duraman; and Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court Haji Abdullah Soefri bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin.

The swearing-in ceremony took place at Istana Nurul Iman.


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