The Malaysian justice system is under fire, as an unemployed man faces 10 years jail over RM22 theft, while the Attorney-General’s Chambers withdrew its corruption case against Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, writes Bersatu’s Sasha Lyna Abdul Latif.
Umno president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi may have gone against his party’s constitution and could face the disciplinary board for meeting Pakatan Harapan leaders in a bid to form a new government.
After dropping several big names from Malaysia’s 15th General Election, some from within are unhappy with Barisan Nasional chairman Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. For others, there is a newfound appreciation for the Umno president who has dared to do what his predecessors had feared.
Does Umno president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi still have control over the party? Sparks could fly at tonight’s Umno Supreme Council meeting as senior leaders Tan Sri Annuar Musa and Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein break silence over Umno’s direction and goals.
Universiti Sains Malaysia’s Dr Azeem Fazwan Ahmad Farouk says it is unwise for the present administration to squabble over prime minister’s position due to their wafer-thin majority in Parliament.
Amanah Federal Territories secretary Ismail Yahaya approached by KL Umno division members as some 200 members plan to party-hop.
Umno has big role to play in organising opposition pact leading towards two-party system.