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GE14: Malaysia decides - Down to the wire


  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 9 May 2018

SPR officers with ballot bags for the Pandan parliamentary and two state seats at the counting centre in Pandan Indah, Ampang. - SAMUEL ONG/The Star

SPR officers with ballot bags for the Pandan parliamentary and two state seats at the counting centre in Pandan Indah, Ampang. - SAMUEL ONG/The Star

PETALING JAYA: Malaysians have had their say and voted for who they want to lead the country for the next five years. After 11 days of intense campaigning, politicians have had their say. They have made promises, pledges and painted pictures of great things to come. The nation now waits to see who will be given the mandate to deliver on their promises.

12.02am: Official/EC - N56 Apas: Nizam Abu Bakar Titingan (BN) wins

Official/EC - N34 Gemas: Abd Razak Ab Said (BN) wins

12.00am: Official/EC - P86 Maran: Datuk Seri Ismail Abd Muttalib (BN) wins

Official/EC - N13 Simpang Jeram: Salahuddin Ayub (Pakatan) wins

Official/EC - N35 Gemencheh: Mohd Isam Mohd Isa (BN) wins

Official/EC - N30 Kijal: Datuk Ahmad Said (BN) wins

11.57pm: Official/EC - P004 Langkawi: Dr Mahathir Mohamad (Pakatan) wins

Official/EC - P69 Parit: Datuk Mohd Nizar Zakaria (BN) wins

Official/EC - N13 Guar Sanji: Mohd Ridzuan Hashim (PAS) wins

Official/EC - P075 Bagan Datuk: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (BN) wins

Official/EC - N18 Pilah: Mohamad Nazaruddin Sabtu (Pakatan) wins

Official/EC - P156 Kota Tinggi: Halimah Mohamed Sadique (BN) wins

11.40pm: Official/EC - P157 Pengerang: Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said (BN) wins

Official/EC - P119 Titiwangsa: Rina Harun (Pakatan) wins

Official/EC - P186 Sandakan: Stephen Wong Tien Fatt (DAP) wins

Official/EC - N27 Pengkalan Kota Gooi Zi Sen (Pakatan) wins

Official/EC - N40 BOTA: Kahirul Shahril Mohamed (BN) wins

11.30pm: Unofficial - P53 Balik Pulau Pakatan Harapan parliamentary candidate Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik wins seat

11.16pm: Official/EC- N53 Rungkup Datuk Shahrul Zaman Yahya (BN) wins

11.13pm: Unofficial - P44 Nurul Izzah Anwar of Pakatan wins Permatang Pauh parliamentary seat

11.11pm: Unofficial - P123 Tan Kok Wai of Pakatan retains Cheras parliamentary seat

11.08pm: Official/EC - DAP's Fong Kui Lun has retained P120 Bukit Bintang by a majority of 37,260 votes.

11.04pm: Unofficial - P148 Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong of BN wins Ayer Hitam

11.03pm: Official/EC - P218 Sibuti: Lukanisman Awang Sauni (BN)

Official/EC - P203 Lubok Antu: Jugah Ak Muyang (Independent)

11.02pm: BN candidate Tan Sri Noh Omar looks likely to successfully defend P095 Tanjong Karang parliamentary seat here based on unofficial results. With 85 out of 99 streams remaining, Noh is leading by 1,388 majority votes.

As of 10.50pm, he garnered 14,808 votes while Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia's Datuk Dr Zulkafperi Hanapi got 13,420 votes and PAS Nor Az Azlan Ahmad has 6,214 votes.

11.01pm: Unofficial - N52 Sulabayan: Jaujan Sambakong (Parti Warisan Sabah) wins

Unofficial - N54 Bugaya: Manis Muka Darah (Parti Warisan Sabah) wins

11.00pm: Official/EC Barisan Nasional's Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun has retained N30 Karanaan with a majority of 3,782.

Unofficial - Pakatan has won P099 Ampang with incumbent Zuraida Kamaruddin retaining her seat for a third term. In the state seats, incumbent N19 Bukit Antarabangsa assemblyman has also won for a third term while former Taman Medan assemblyman Haniza Mohamed Talha wins in N20 Lembah Jaya.

10.52pm: Official/EC Parti Warisan Sabah's Rasinin Koutis @ Kautis has won N34 Liawan

10.50pm: Official/EC - P217 Bintulu: Tiong King Sing (BN) wins

Official/EC - P125 Putrajaya: Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor (BN) wins

10.45pm: Unofficial - Incumbent Ng Suee Lim wins N4 Sekinchan state seat.

Ng from Pakatan Harapan (DAP) polled 8,035 votes while Barisan's (MCA) candidate architect Lee Yee Yuan received 5,027 votes. PAS candidate Ustaz Fadzlin Taslimin garnered 2,177 votes.

10.37pm: In Sabah, unofficial results show that Sabah Pakatan Harapan chairman Christina Liew has retained her N15 Api Api state seat while PKR's Kenny Chua has won the state seat of N13 Inanam.

10:37pm: Unofficial results show that DAP incumbent Fong Kui Lun has won P120 Bukit Bintang parliamentary seat by a majority of 37,260 votes

10.35pm: With 52,470 votes out out 68,468 counted, PKR candidate Chang Lih Kang looks set to win the P077 Tanjung Malim seat, having garnered 23,829 votes against Barisan Nasional's Datuk Dr Mah Hang Soon, who has 17,941 votes. PAS candidate Mohd Tarmizi Abd Rahman is out of the running with only 9,700 votes. Votes are still being tallied.

10.22pm: Official/EC - P193 Santubong: Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar (BN) wins

10.15pm: DAP has retained the Kepong parliamentary seat with a bigger majority. Lim Lip Eng from DAP was declared the winner after garnering 56,516 votes against Gerakan candidate Ong Siang Liang's 4,888 votes. The seat has been held by DAP since 1982, with incumbent Dr Tan Seng Giaw serving eight terms.

10.14pm: Official/EC - P197 Kota Samarahan: Rubiah Wang (BN) wins

Unofficial - P194 Petra Jaya: Fadillah Yusof (BN) wins

Official/EC - P196 Stampin: Chong Chieng Jen (DAP) wins

10.08pm: Unofficial - N11 Kiulu: Former journalist Barisan Nasional's Datuk Joniston Bangkuai defeats ex-beauty queen Jo-Anna Sue Henley Rampas of Parti Warisan Sabah to retain his Kiulu state seat.

Unofficial - P117 Segambut Hannah Yeoh (Pakatan) wins

10.01pm: Unofficial - N42 Sungai Sibuga: Tan Sri Musa Aman of BN retains his seat.

Unofficial - P184 Libaran: Zakaria Hj Mohd Edris@ Tubau (BN) wins

Unofficial - N41 Gum-Gum: Juslie Ajirol (BN) wins

10.00pm: The Wangsa Maju seat likely to be retained by PKR. With only 55 out of 150 streams remaining, PKR candidate Datin Paduka Tan Yee Kew is leading with a majority of 11,392 votes. Barisan Nasional's Datuk Seri Yew Teong Look got 11,384 votes while PAS candidate Razali Tumirin has 7,864 votes.

9.59pm: Official/EC - P221 Limbang: Hasbi Habibollah (BN) wins

9.48pm: Unofficial - P075 Bagan Datuk: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (BN) wins

Official/EC - P216 Hulu Rajang: Wilson Ugak Anak Kumbong (BN) wins

9.45pm: Official/EC - P212 Sibu: Oscar Ling Chai Yew (DAP) wins

9.41pm: Official/EC - P166 Labuan: Rozman Isli (BN) wins

9.34pm: Official/EC - P202 Sri Aman: Masir Kujat (BN) wins

Unofficial - P085 Pekan: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (BN) wins

Official/EC P200 Batang Sadong: Nancy Shukri (BN) wins

9.28pm: Official/EC - P213 Mukah: Hanifah Hajar Taib (BN) wins

9.30pm: With 51 out of 165 streams counted, PKR's Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail is leading in the P100 Pandan parliamentary seat with 16,635 votes against Barisan Nasional's Datuk Leong Kok Wee (4,061 votes) and Mohamed Sukri Omar of PAS (2,455).

9.25pm: Unofficial - Pakatan Harapan Zairil Khir Johari has won the N22 Tanjong Bunga seat. According to updated information at the Penang Gerakan war room, he has accumulated 11,151 votes in a constituency of 21,768 voters. Penang Barisan Nasional chairman Teng Chang Yeow, has 3,080 votes as of 9pm.

9.13pm: Official/EC - P205 Saratok: Ali Biju (Pakatan) wins

9.12pm: Unofficial - N45 Elopura: Calvin Chong Ket Kiun (Pakatan) wins

9.05pm: Unofficial - N31 Lanchang: Mohd Sharkar Shamsudin (BN) wins

Unofficial - P147 Parit Sulong: Noraini Ahmad (BN) wins

9.04pm: Official/EC - P214 Selangau: Baru Bian (PKR) wins

Unofficial - P125 Putrajaya: Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor (BN) wins

9.03pm: Unofficial - Pakatan's Fahmi Fadzil took on the might of Datuk Seri Raja Nong Chik's machinery to emerge victorious after what seemed like a neck-to-neck battle for the (P121) Lembah Pantai parliamentary seat in Kuala Lumpur.

Unofficial results at 8.30pm showed that Fahmi was leading by 32,174 votes against Raja Nong Chik's tally of 26,520 while Fauzi Abu Bakar of PAS got 5,037 votes.

9.00pm: Unofficial results show that PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail is leading with a strong majority for the P100 Pandan parliamentary seat after 33 of 165 streams have been counted . At time of reporting, she has 9,532 votes againts BN's Datuk Leong Kok Wee (2,871), PAS' Mohamed Sukri Omar (1,625) and PRM's Jenice Lee Ying Ha (48).

8.57pm: Unofficial P133 Tampin: Shaziman Abu Mansor (BN) wins

8.54pm: Official/EC - P195 Bandar Kuching: Kelvin Yii (Pakatan) wins

8.48pm: Official/EC - P222 Lawas: Henry Sum Agong (BN) wins

Unofficial - P090 Bera Ismail Sabri Yaakob (BN) wins

8.44pm: Unofficial - P032 Gua Musang: Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah (BN) wins

Unofficial - P100 Pandan: Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (Pakatan) wins

8.43pm: Unofficial - P067 Kuala Kangsar: Ahmad Termizi Ramli (Pakatan) wins

Unofficial - P072 Tapah: M. Saravanan (BN) wins

8.37pm: Unofficial - P140 Segamat: R. Santhara Kumar (Pakatan) wins

8.35pm Unofficial - P095 Tanjong Karang: Noh Omar (BN) wins

Unofficial - P111 Kota Raja: Mohamad Sabu (Pakatan) wins

8.31pm: Unofficial - P144 Ledang: Syed Ibrahim Syed Noh (Pakatan) wins

Unofficial - P109 Kapar: Abdullah Sani (Pakatan) wins

Unofficial - P108 Shah Alam: Khalid Samad (Pakatan) wins

Official/EC - P210 Kanowit: Ago Anak Dagang (BN) wins

8.25pm: Unofficial - P091 Rompin: Hasan Arifin (BN) wins

Official/EC - P199 Serian: Datuk Seri Richard Riot (BN) wins

Official/EC - P204 Betong: Robert Lawson Chuat (BN) wins

8.22pm: Official/EC - P201 Batang Lupar: Rohani Karim (BN) wins

Unofficial - P049 Tanjong: Chow Kon Yeow (Pakatan) wins

8.15pm: LANGKAWI: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is leading as ballot counting begins for the Langkawi parliamentary seat. Currently, he unofficially has 1,773 while Barisan Nasional incumbent Datuk Nawawi Ahamad has 1,082 votes and PAS' Zubir Ahmad has 447 votes.

In the Jerlun parliamentary seat in Kedah, Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir of Pribumi is leading with 793 votes against Barisan incumbent Datuk Othman Aziz's 441 votes and PAS candidate Abd Ghani Ahmad's 567 votes.

In the state seat of Jitra, Mukhriz has already amassed 1,011 votes, against PAS candidate Zulhazmi Osman's 436 votes and Barisan candidate Aminuddin Omar's 470 votes.

8.13pm: Unofficial - Veteran Sabah politician Datuk Seri Abdul Ghapur Salleh retained his Kalabakan parliament seat for the fourth term with a majority of 10,860 votes. The win has given Barisan Nasional its first federal seat in Sabah. Abdul Ghapur was up in a four-cornered tussle with Parti Warisan Sabah, PAS and Parti Perpaduan Rakyat Sabah.

8.10pm: Unofficial - BN has won 15 seats, Pakatan 12, Warisan 1 and Independent 1

8.04pm: Unofficial - P036 Kuala Terengganu: Wan Nawawi Wan Ismail (BN) wins.

8.02pm: MCA's Lim Swee Bok concedes defeat in the Pengkalan Kota seat and congratulated his opponent Gooi Zi Sen from DAP. Unofficial results showed Gooi receiving 10,355 votes against Lim's 1,088.

8.02pm: Unofficial - P219 Miri: Michael Teo Yu Keng (Pakatan) wins

7:55pm: Unofficial - P112 Kuala Langat: Xavier Jayakumar (Pakatan) Wins

Official/EC - P206 Tanjong Manis: Yusuf Abd Wahab (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P210 Kanowit: Aaron Ago Dagang (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P151 Simpang Renggam: Liang Teck Meng (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P193 Santubong: Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P209 Julau: Larry Sng Wei Shien (Independent) Wins

Unofficial - P166 Labuan: Rozman Isli (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P199 Serian: Richard Riot (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P189 Semporna: Mohd Shafie Apdal (Warisan) Wins

Unofficial - P069 Parit: Mohd Nizar Zakaria (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P206 Tanjong Manis: Yusuf Abdul Wahab (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P220 Baram (BN) Wins

7.50pm: Unofficial - P215 Kapit: Alexander Nanta Linggi (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P204 Betong: Robert Lawson Chuat (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P132 Port Dickson: Mogan Velayatham (BN) Wins

Unofficial - P064 Ipoh Timor: Wong Kah Woh (Pakatan) Wins

7.42pm: GEORGE TOWN

Unofficial results have shown that Penang DAP is leading in 14 seats out of the 19 seats it is contesting.

The party is also having a healthy lead in six out of the seven parliamentary seats it is contesting as of 7.40pm.

In Tanjong Bunga, Zairil Khir Johari polls 4,236 votes against Penang Barisan Nasional chairman Teng Chang Yeow's 1,338 votes.

7:41PM: TANJONG MANIS

Unofficial results have shown that Barisan's Yusuf Abdul Wahad (PBB) wins P206: against Pakatan's Mohamad Fadilah Sabali by 11,402 to 2,728

7.36pm: KOTA KINABALU

Unofficial results indicate that incumbent Barisan Nasional Labuan MP Datuk Rozman Isli has retained his seat in a four-cornered tussle with PAS, Parti Harapan Rakyat Sabah and Parti Warisan Sabah.

7.36pm: AMPANG

Barisan Nasional candidate for the Ampang parliamentary seat Datuk Leong Kim Soon leading by 154 votes in postal vote count.

5pm: All the 8,253 polling stations throughout the country closed at 5pm as gazetted under the Election Commission Act, says EC chairman Tan Sri Mohd Hashim Abdullah.

2.22pm: The Election Commission says voter turnout was at 55% out of the total 14,449,200 voters in GE14 as of 1pm.

12.30pm: As of 11am, the turnout rate of voters in Perak is at 34.79%, according to a short statement issued by the Perak Election Commission.

12.24pm: According to the Pahang Information Department, as of 11am, 37.27% of the state's voters of 802,482 have come out to cast their ballots.

10.55am: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrives at SK Titi Gajah in Alor Setar to cast his vote.

10.50am: Bersatu Sabah acting president Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili cast his vote at SMK Kota Marudu, Sabah.

10.43am: Penang Yang di-Pertua Negri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas and his consort Toh Puan Majimor Shariff arrive at the Al-Madrasatul Ibtidaiyah religious school in Permatang Rambai, Penaga, Kepala Batas, Penang to cast their votes.

10.07am: Former prime minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi completes voting SK Permatang Bertam in Kepala Batas, Penang.

10.06am: BN candidate Tan Sri Zulhasnan Rafique casting his vote at Sekolah Kebangsaan Setiawangsa in KL.

9.48am: Tanjong Karang BN parliamentary candidate Tan Sri Noh Omar and his wife Aishah Salleh arrive at SK Sungai Burung in Tanjong Karang, to cast their votes.

9.37am: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has cast his vote for the Pekan parliamentary seat. The Barisan Nasional chairman arrived at his polling station Sekolah Sains Sultan Ahmad Shah at 9.20 am together with his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor. Najib was all smiles when he was greeted by other voters who were present at the station. The Barisan chief is in a four-cornered fight for the Pekan seat.

9.35am: Sarawak chief minister and Barisan Nasional chairman Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg cast his vote at SK Merpati Jepang for the Petra Jaya parliamentary seat.

9.30am: Incumbent Rembau MP Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar arrives at SMA Hj Mohd Yatim in Ulu Gadong to cast his ballot. However, after queuing up for 20minutes, Khairy decides to leave to visit other polling centres in Rembau. He will return to his polling centre later in the afternoon to vote.

9.29am: PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has voted in SK Seri Penanti in Permatang Pauh here. After casting her vote, she immediately left and returned to Selangor where she is contesting for Pandan parliamentary seat there.

Her daughter Nurul Izzah Anwar, who is two-term Lembah Pantai MP, is contesting the Permatang Pauh parliamentary seat in GE14. She voted in SK Bukit Bandaraya in Kuala Lumpur and is expected to return to Permatang Pauh later this afternooon.

9:20am: Former Terengganu state secretary and Barisan Nasional candidate for the Kuala Terengganu Parliamentary seat casts his vote at SMK Chendering.

9.20am: Sibu Supp candidate Dato Andrew Wong cast his vote at SJK Chung Hua.

9.13am: Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun joined hundreds of voters up early to cast their votes in SMK Mahmud here.

9am: Flamboyant celebrity Azwan Ali points out wrongly tagged ballot boxes as he was about the cast his vote at Sek Keb Klang Gate in Setapak, Kuala Lumpur. He noticed the mistake where yellow ballot papers were in the box tagged "Parliament" and orange ballot papers were in the box tagged "State". "It should be the other way around," he said. "This kind of mistake will get the people riled up."

Azwan who is running for the Bukit Antarabangsa state seat in Selangor barely missed bumping into his brother Datuk Seri Azmin Ali who arrived with his wife Shamshida Taharin to cast their vote at the school.

8.50am: MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai casts his vote at SK Sulaiman in Bentong.

Liow was accompanied by his wife Datin Seri Lee Sun Loo, parents Liow Yu Yin and Yap Kim Pee, daughter Liow Jie Hui, siblings, nephews and nieces. They all voted at the same voting centre. They had arrived at the school at 8am. Also present was MCA's candidate for Bilut state seat Poo Mun Hoong.

Liow's challenger, DAP's Wong Tack, cast his vote at SJK (C) Perting.

8.50am: Barisan Nasional's Stampin candidate Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian, accompanied by his wife Datin Enn Ong, voted at SMK Bandar Kuching No 1.

"You journalists don't forget to go and vote too, don't just work only, because every vote counts," he told reporters.

Dr Sim, who is Sarawak United People's Party (SUPP) president, is facing state DAP chairman Chong Chieng Jen, who cast his ballot at SMK Kuching High at 8.45am.

8.49am: BN candidate for the Seputeh parliamentary seat Chan Quin Er, 31, arrived at 7.30am at SK Seri Mega in Jalan Hujan, Taman Overseas Union, Jalan Klang Lama, Kuala Lumpur. Fellow candidate and four-term DAP MP Teresa Kok, 54, cast her vote at SMK Batu Lapan Jalan Puchong, Taman Kinrara, Selangor.

8.40am: Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah cast his vote at the SK Tunku Abdul Rahman in Mergong, Alor Setar.

8.40am: Bukit Bintang Wanita MCA chief Ann Tan Ean Ean, who is contesting the Bukit Bintang seat, casts her vote at SJK (C) Nan Kai

8.35am: Barisan Nasional candidate for Setiawangsa parliamentary seat Tan Sri Zulhasnan Rafique arrive at SK Setiawangsa with his family to cast their votes.

8.30am: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and his wife Puan Sri Norainee Abdul Rahman arrive to cast their ballots at SMK Sri Muar.

8.15am: MCA Youth chief Datuk Chong Sin Woon and his wife Datin Chai Yoke Shyuan arrive at SMK Dato' Mohd Said in Nilai to cast their votes.

8.10am: Barisan Nasional deputy chairman Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi and his wife Datin Seri Hamidah Khamis successfully cast their ballots at the Madrasah Manbail Ulum voting centre at Sungai Nipah Darat.

8.03am: Miri SUPP candidate Datuk Sebastian Ting voted at 8.03am at SK Bintang.

8am: PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang, who is defending his Marang parliamentary seat, arrives at SK Rusila in Marang to cast his ballot.

7.50am: Bukit Antarabangsa Independent candidate Azwan Ali arrives at SK Klang Gate in Setapak, Kuala Lumpur to cast his vote.

 

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