The Junior Chamber International (JCI) Tawau Chapter held its 49th Installation and Awards Banquet at Hotel Promenade Tawau. The auspicious event was graced by Member of Legislative Assembly for Apas YB Datuk Tawfiq Abu Bakar Titingan as Guest of Honour. In his speech, Datuk Tawfiq requested JCI Tawau to complement the Government’s effort in producing more quality youth and future leaders. He also urged JCI Tawau members to play their roles in ensuring the prevalent peace and harmony that exist among the muliti-ethnic people of Malaysia will remain and be passed on to next generation. Youths of today must always be vigilant and not to allow the Malaysian way of life which stems from unity in diversity as well as moderation, to be polluted by extremism or other acts that are considered detrimental to the well-being of our beloved nation. Tawfiq also encouraged JCI Tawau to actively recruit more members from among the various ethnic group including the bumiputera. Present at the function include JCI Malaysia National President sen. Alex Chok, JCI Tawau Chapter 2012 President Robert Liew, JCI Tawau Chapter 2011 President Evon Set and other senior members of JCI Malaysia.