Wan Azizah receives sweet birthday wishes from PM

Anwar: I am always grateful. I pray that Azizah (seen here with Anwar during the swearing-in ceremony) is always under His protection.

KUALA LUMPUR: “Without Azizah by my side, I would not have been able to undertake such a great responsibility at this time,” this was what Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said as he celebrated his wife Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail’s birthday.

Anwar said Dr Wan Azizah is such a strong, loving and dedicated individual, woman and wife, as well as a mother who is tireless in providing love and care.

“I am always grateful. I pray that Azizah is always under His protection. Happy birthday,” he said.

Anwar also uploaded a photo taken during his first media conference as Malaysia’s 10th Prime Minister on Nov 24, Bernama reported on Saturday.

Dr Wan Azizah, who is a former deputy prime minister, celebrated her 70th birthday on Saturday.

She married Anwar on Feb 28, 1980, and they are blessed with six children.

Article type: free
User access status:
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

No political appointments for Higher Education Ministry, says Khaled
Maybank2u and MAE app add ‘kill switch’ feature to combat online scams
Najib's 1MDB trial postponed to Feb 2 due to Sri Ram's sudden passing
1MDB suits: Prosecution withdraws bids to forfeit RM21.7mil from 11 entities
Anwar's upcoming Bangkok visit a boost for Southern Thailand peace talks, say analysts
World Cancer Day event in Kuching on Feb 4 to showcase survivors' resilience
All lies, Fahmi says of claim that he ordered RTM news blackout on Perikatan MBs
Several Umno leaders set to join PKR soon, claims Zahidi
Estate worker missing after Semporna croc attack
Johor floods: Heirloom boat helps girl get to school

Others Also Read