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Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow says this is one of the election promises PH intends to fulfil this year.
The Sabah chief minister says he will prove 'over time' that it’s not a problem for him to hold the state finance portfolio.
PBS secretary-general Johnny Mositun says there is no provision in the Sabah constitution for Musa Aman to be removed from office by swearing in new chief minister.
Pantau Penampang wants council staff employed through recommendations by previous BN government transferred to other districts.
C4 executive director Cynthia Gabriel says the lesson from the 1MDB crisis is that concentration of power opens up an avenue for abuse.
Kamarudin Mohd Nor and Xavier Jayakumar say chief ministers are also responsible for managing their states’ finances.
Warisan president Shafie Apdal says Musa Aman should emulate other leaders who stepped down after losing the majority support of state assemblymen.
Musa Aman, who was sworn in as chief minister two days before Shafie was sworn in, files writ of summons challenging the appointment.
Although Dr Mahathir said in the past it was wrong for the prime minister to hold the finance minister post, he explains that the 'Sabah CM is not the PM'.
Former state AG, Herman Luping slams move to appoint Warisan president as chief minister after 'horse trading which led to defections'.
Warisan president says he'll not be directly involved in approving projects as it will be done by a new centralised body.
State DAP secretary says state govt agencies must abide by directive that Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad had issued to federal ministries.
The new Sabah chief minister says no one is allowed to report for duty at any state ministry office unless permitted by the present government.
Shafie Apdal gets down to work by attending a security briefing and will meet heads of departments.
Deputy Chief Minister Jeffrey Kitingan says the next step is up to Musa Aman.
State palace officials have delivered a letter informing Musa Aman of the matter to his political secretary.
He succeeds DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng, who was appointed as finance minister on Saturday.
This is despite Shafie Apdal claiming Musa has lost confidence of most of elected reps.
With four more BN reps pledging support, Shafie says he was aware of reluctance of Warisan supporters in accepting more BN reps into the fold.
Incoming Penang chief minister reminds incoming federal finance minister about long-delayed funds for flood alleviation.
Sabah Cabinet to be named before Wednesday, and state departments to be restructured, says new chief minister.
Lim Guan Eng says he's confident of Chow’s ability to lead, and that he and his wife will be leaving Penang with a heavy heart.
Musa Aman says none of the state Cabinet members have resigned, either.
New Sabah Deputy Chief Minister says Shafie Apdal's Warisan only went into negotiations with DAP and PKR after the election results were announced.