The “new Malaysia” the rakyat wanted is a nation-building agenda based on altruistic and universal values. Instead, we are returning to race-based politics in different clothing.
Sadly, most citizens have yet to understand the true role of political leadership and have been pulled, unfortunately, into the political games of the politicians. Many fail to realise running a country is a big deal.
MCA vice-president Datuk Seri Ti Lian Ker is realistic about the people’s sentiments against his party but stresses members remain committed in reinventing, including pushing forward young faces as the new ambassadors.
The number of dubious credentials of Pakatan Harapan ministers further adds to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s series of flawed appointments as evident throughout his reign pre- and post-May 9.
Over 150 Kuala Lumpur Umno members, including grassroots leaders, pledge loyalty to Amanah whose president Mohamad Sabu repeats stand of inclusiveness and being mindful of people’s sentiments.
Legal, ethical and moral issues abound despite Najib Razak’s claim that seized jewellery, cash and other items were just donations and gifts. In the meantime, an unexpected gem has surfaced in Parliament in the form of deputy speaker Nga Kor Ming.
Malaysians should evolve from keyboard warriors to conversation warriors.
The Malaysia Baru cabinet must insist that morality and ethics are weighed in on all policy decisions and implementations.
It is important for the rakyat to fully understand and appreciate that the number of politicians in power is insignificant compared to Malaysia’s population of 30 million people.
What do the Umno election results last Saturday tell us? The long and short is that it will be business as usual.
Hidden information, other than security matters, is usually indicative of political abuse. Hence, it is commendable Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has started culture of sharing information with the rakyat.
It doesn’t matter who will take over the reins from Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad – nation will be on irreversible mode.
Calon naib ketua Pemuda Umno Shafique Dassila Mohd Adam Das pilih untuk berikhtiar, mencari jalan penyelesaian dan menyumbang fikiran serta tenaga kepada parti.