Younger brother named new Sulu ‘Raja Muda’


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  • Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015

KOTA KINABALU: A younger brother of the late Azzimudie Kiram is taking over as 'Raja Muda' of the so-called Sulu sultanate.

Datu Phugdal Kiram, 68, has been named as the successor following the death of Azzimudie in southern Philippines from a heart attack at Tawi-Tawi on Tuesday according to a family spokesman.

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