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JUST IN: Ismail Sabri Appointed As PM9!

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(Kuala Lumpur, Aug 20) Istana Negara has just released a press statement announcing Ismail Sabri as the 9th Prime Minister of Malaysia.

This comes after the Malay Rulers attended a special meeting at Istana Negara called by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong to discuss and decide which MP to appoint as the ninth prime minister. Three people had been publicly named to be in the running, namely UMNO vice-president Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob, Pakatan Harapan chief Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Parti Warisan Sabah president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.

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Prior to this, all 220 MPs were requested to submit statutory declarations to Istana Negara by 4pm on Aug 18 (Wednesday) to state their support on who should be prime minister. The process to appoint a new PM comes following Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s resignation from the post on Aug 16 (Monday).

Ismail Sabri will be sworn in tomorrow, Aug 21 (Saturday) at 2:30pm at Istana Negara.

Official media statement:

More to follow…

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PJLad Lad
2 months ago
Alex Sum, dogs are respectable animals who are loyal and known as “man’s best friend”. What we’re dealing here are unscrupulous low-down venomous snakes!

2 months ago
Why......?

David Kiu
2 months ago
Is he the right man to lead Malaysia? Is he competent enough to deferentiate between right and wrong? Will he be as corrupt as his pre-successors?

Norman Woo
2 months ago
Do away with a ghost, bring in a devil😈

Freedom Soldier
2 months ago
Wahhhh still barking????mahiadin sudah tarak still barking kaa?just migrate lorr

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