KOTA KINABALU: Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin met caretaker Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal for 15 mins at the Kota Kinabalu International Airport on Saturday (Aug 29) morning.
The meeting had taken place at the VIP arrival ground after Muhyiddin landed at 10am, according to sources privy to the matter.
Shafie greeted Muhyiddin at the airport upon his arrival, and although it is unclear what the two spoke about, it is believed that discussions briefly touched on state matters.
After the short meeting, Muhyiddin then headed to the Sabah Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia headquarters at 11.15am, where he met with local party leaders and was briefed on preparations for the state polls.
Muhyiddin is on a two-day visit to Sabah, and this is his first visit to the state as Prime Minister. He is scheduled to meet civil servants, Rela members and local leaders before flying off to Sandakan on Sunday (Aug 30).