KUALA LUMPUR: In conjunction with Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day celebration this August until September for Malaysia, a campaign called ‘Aku Negaraku Sedunia’ launched yesterday.
YB Dato’ Jailani Johari, Deputy Minister of Communication and Multimedia together with YB Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Annuar Musa, the Chairman of Yayasan Persahabatan Malaysia officiated the ceremony at Balai Seni Lukis Negara.
The objective of the campaign is to strengthen the spirit of patriotism among Malaysians, especially those who are staying abroad.
A single music video compiled with Malaysian participants singing ‘Aku Negaraku’around the world will be broadcast from August till September through traditional and social media. Special appearances by Malaysian celebrities was also featured in the music video.
The campaign has received submissions from many Malaysians of all ages, races and backgrounds since July. Submissions received from many places around the world including Australia, Japan, South Korea, Paris, France, Saudi Arabia and Indonesia.
YB Dato’ Jailani Johari was amused to see all Malaysians from the other part of the world singing the song to show their respect and strong spirit of patriotism for Malaysia. He also hopes that the next generation of Malaysian will continue to bring Malaysia towards a better nation.