ALOR SETAR, 30 Jan – In an effort to strengthen existing cooperation with the mass media, MACC Kedah organised a Friendly Bowling Tournament with members of the media in Kedah at AMAN Central Bowl, Aman Central.
The programme, held in cooperation with MACC Kedah Sports and Recreation Club was participated by 60 people, 40 of which were from MACC Kedah while 12 were guests from Kedah Media Club. Among media partners who participated in this event were from TV3, New Straits Times, Sinar Harian, Berita Harian and Utusan Malaysia.
YBhg. Dato' Shaharom Nizam Abd Manap, Director of MACC Kedah, attended and officiated the event by making the first throw as an opening gimick for the tournament. He also suggested to continue organising this type of sports events that allows MACC officers and media practitioners to interact in a casual setting. This programme was also organised as an appreciation to media partners for their continuous support to MACC Kedah in disseminating anti-corruption messages.
Furthermore, this friendly bowling tournament also aims to inspire officers and media partners to achieve success in every endeavour. Dato' Shaharom Nizam also hopes that a sports event such as this will maintain the rapport between MACC and media practitioners.