Tag: Umno elections
This follows Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's announcement that MACC had frozen the accounts of Umno headquarters and Selangor Umno.
Jahara Hamid says the women in Umno are being held back from contesting top posts, so much so that they have lost confidence in themselves.
Policy analyst Tony Bagang says Sabahans will be watching the Umno presidential election closely as the result will have significant bearing on the party’s future in the state.
Two political analysts put forth arguments on whether Umno presidential candidate Khairy can or can't reform the party.
Mohamad Hasan, candidate for deputy president, says Umno is still 'a good product' in need of new packaging.
Megat Firdouz says Khairy Jamaluddin's decision is based on the best interests of Umno as one big family.
Declaring his candidacy for the post of Umno president, KJ calls for reforms including restructuring, criticism without fear of expulsion and acceptance of new members without restrictions.
The Supreme Council member defends acting president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's low profile in contrast to former president Najib Razak's frequent statements.
Acting Umno president says Tengku Razaleigh's candidacy for top post shows Umno is becoming more democratic.
Razaleigh announces his candidacy at a press conference attended by former Johor menteri besar Khaled Nordin and former minister Johari Ghani, both of whom will contest to be vice-president.
As speculation mounts that he will announce tomorrow, Umno veteran says 'I will jump' if grassroot members ask him to do so.
Pakatan Harapan chairman surprises newsmen by talking about Umno's party elections.
Supreme Council member says he will not be a yes man, complains that his criticisms about 1MDB went unheard.
Supreme Council member calls for renewal within Umno with younger leaders taking up the challenge.
Hishammuddin Hussein weighs options, Khairy Jamaluddin confirms vice-president contest and Khairul Azwan Harun as Umno Youth chief.
Supreme Council members should also be punished, says branch leader Salihudin Ahmad Khalid.