Home > News > Nation
Saturday February 8, 2014 MYT 3:52:00 PM
Saturday February 8, 2014 MYT 4:11:08 PM
by sharon ling
KUCHING: Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud has been given the mandate by PBB to nominate his successor, paving the way for his retirement.
Taib said he would make an announcement “in two days” after a five-hour supreme council meeting here Saturday.
Permanent chairman Datuk Amar Asfia Awang Nassar said the party had passed a resolution during the meeting to give the mandate to Taib to nominate a successor of his choice to be the next chief minister.
“Whoever is nominated by (Taib) will receive unanimous support from the party.
“The new man will be the one leading the state Barisan Nasional in the next state election,” he said.
Tags / Keywords:
Taib Mahmud, PBB, Sarawak, Politics
Report errant traders through EZ Complaint app
MAS to hold private service for MH370 on Sunday
100 companies fined over GST deadline breach
Terengganu now says no plans for tourist dress code
Malaysians abroad share how they celebrate our local festivals
8 Incredible food and wine adventures you can do in Australia!
Southampton can still make Champions League - Koeman
Satisfying festive meat cravings
Web Wanders: Fan vs filmmaker
Copyright © 1995-2015 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)