Lee Kuan Yew was a pioneer Singaporean who braced himself early on in life to face history's tumultuous tides full-on.
'Our survival depends on running a clean, efficient system, which means the politics must be clean before the government can be clean.'
Not many can claim to have hosted the PAP headquarters when it was a nascent political party.
Facing the challenges of a newly-independent state.
"Win or lose, I shall fight on for what is right, for a better life for the people."
"They must be activists, keen to work for the good of their fellow citizens, not for selfish or personal gain but for the satisfaction of ensuring a better life for all."
Over the years, the People's Action Party has become synonymous with Lee Kuan Yew.
Singaporeans want to honour Mr Lee's legacy and elevate this modern country that he had built to greater heights.
Amid the grey skies and torrential rain, Singaporeans bid their final farewell to the nation’s founding Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew
Mr Lee Kuan Yew has left us peacefully but his spirit should live on, in all of us Singaporeans. The Singapore that he left behind is his greatest legacy to all of us.
“We may be a small country; but we must have big dreams or otherwise we perish. Let us continue joining hands to achieve better lives for all Singaporeans.”
Besides volunteering commitments, Ms Joanna is also representing Singapore in rowing in the upcoming SEA Games.
As part of the SG50 Seniors Package, more than 200 types of offers from more than 100 companies.
The government's good governance and robust procedural system have benefitted Singaporeans, says activist Alvin Yeo.
Mr Tay Jia Ming, 29, from Tampines North Branch is one of the youngest participants from the PAP-PCF contingent. This is also his first time participating in NDP.
HDB officers now have the authority to enter a flat without a warrant, to investigate and carry out urgent repairs.
I felt something was missing in my life. I guess it was the simple joy of helping someone,” said Ms Siti.