As Umno faces turbulence while political parties are generally trying hard to entice youths to support them, politicians still disregard the importance of the Youth and Sports Ministry.
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.
Umno election director Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman says cannot rule out a coalition with PKR and DAP in GE15 but his party will not compromise Malay agenda.
Umno insiders claim a general election will be called soon as the party wants to strike while the iron is hot by riding on Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s feel-good influence before it fades.
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.
Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin may survive the motion of no confidence but will be tested when drawing up Budget 2021 later this year – when unemployment rates are set to soar and economy is depressed because of Covid-19.
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.
Amanah Federal Territories secretary Ismail Yahaya approached by KL Umno division members as some 200 members plan to party-hop.
Umno leaders must tolerate dissenting views to win hearts of majority to revive Malay-based party or risk being forgotten forever, says Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.
The Malaysia Baru cabinet must insist that morality and ethics are weighed in on all policy decisions and implementations.
After being on the run for 38 days, it’s game over for hide-and-seek Sungai Besar Umno leader Jamal Yunos.
What do the Umno election results last Saturday tell us? The long and short is that it will be business as usual.
Ramai menganggap langkah Datuk Seri Najib Razak pada 1987 menjadi penyebab besar kekalahan Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah kepada Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad untuk jawatan Presiden Umno.