Hajiji Noor named Sabah PPBM chief

Sulaman assemblyman Hajiji Noor.

KOTA KINABALU: Sulaman assemblyman Hajiji Noor has been named Sabah PPBM chief coordinator, putting to rest speculation on who will lead the party in Sabah.

In his speech at the launching of Sabah PPBM here today, PPBM president Muhyiddin Yassin also announced the party had received as many as 130,000 membership applications from Sabah.

As many as 20,000 PPBM members painted the International Technology and Commercial Centre (ITCC) red with their presence.

Muhyiddin acknowledged today’s event was the largest the party had ever held since its inception.

PPBM chairman Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who is also prime minister, will officially launch Sabah PPBM.