Singapore celebrates the victory of Joseph Schooling and its first gold medal

Joseph Schooling won Singapore’s first gold medal at the Rio Olympics Games, bring pride to all Singaporeans in Singapore and abroad. For first time, the Singapore flag is being raised so far above the rest and the first time the Singapore’s anthem being played in the Olympics.

The whole Facebook scene is filled with joy over the winning, regardless of political affiliation and leanings, coming together to celebrate the victory of Singapore’s first gold medal.

Lee Hsien Loong

Teo Chee Hean

Tan Chuan-Jin

Vivian Balakrishnan

Teo Chee Hean

Goh Chok Tong

Yacoob Ibrahim

Tharman Shanmugaratman

K Shanmugam Sc

George Yeo

Amrin Amin

Gerald Giam

Daniel Goh

Grace Fu

Cheryl Denise Loh

Chee Son Juan

Halimah Jacob

Koh Poh Kon

Tin Pei Ling

Indranee Rajah

Denise Phua Lay Peng

Christopher De Souza

Amy Khor

Lee Li Lian

Ministry of Social and Family Development Singapore

Ministry of Education Singapore