Tag: party election
The Umno vice-president says he feels partly responsible for BN's loss in the May 9 polls.
No one has admitted to Umno's failings, with most appearing to vie for 'safe' positions in the party.
Future leaders must change this unspoken tradition of personal interests in order to reform the party, says political analyst.
However, lawyer Mohamed Haniff Khatri Abdulla says Section 18 (C) of the Societies Act 1966 which acts as an ouster clause does not stop the court from hearing the complaint, filed by 16 Umno members, following two Federal Court rulings.
Umno treasurer says decision to ensure Najib and Zahid are elected president and deputy president unopposed at next party election is the consensus of all wings of the party and a majority of divisional delegates.
Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin says the party's priority now should be GE14.
The Umno president wanted all top posts in the party to be uncontested, which is against democratic practice, says the sacked leader.
If we don't practise basic decency and fair play, we should stop labelling ourselves a parliamentary democracy.
PAS information chief is all smiles despite incumbents taking all three vice-president posts in party elections.
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