Tag: Anwar

Rebels seek peace talks with Anwar in a never-ending feud

Anwar Ibrahim, remains in a never-ending feud that could rock Pakatan's stability in the coming weeks. This despite the party President winning grassroot support, the feud is mainly due to a group of rebellious members. PKR vice-president Zuraida Kamaruddin put out a sort of challenge...

Mahathir fends-off pressure to appoint an ex-Umno man and Anwar to cabinet posts

The pressure is on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to appoint both Anwar Ibrahim and an-ex Umno man who is seen as clean and intelligent to cabinet posts. Weeks ago, some members of the Parti Keadilan Rakyat or Justice Party suggested that Anwar should be nominated as a minister....

Cabinet reshuffle with ex-Umno minister tipped for a top post

Two Chinese language dailies in Malaysia sparked rumours there is a Cabinet reshuffle on the cards and that an ex-Umno minister will join the Pakatan Harapan ministerial lineup. Rumours have been circulating in Kuala Lumpur since the month of Ramadan that former international trade and industry...

Anwar’s endgame plan backfires

By: Cogito Ergo Sum Anwar Ibrahim, the man who would be Prime Minister, is a great orator and charismatic speaker. A fact no one will deny. He has that uncanny ability to shock and awe his audience with his arsenal of anecdotes and mesmerises his rural...

Cracks appear deepening uncertainty in Malaysia’s PM transition plan

The Pakatan Harapan transition plan being discussed at the highest level of the ruling coalition is showing cracks at various levels, sparking claim by opponents that the government's days are numbered. Despite reassurances from both Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and PM in waiting...

Dr Mahathir’s advisor says transition to Anwar as PM was lynchpin agreement in Pakatan

A Kadir Jasin, in a blog post yesterday, reveals the transition from Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad handling power to Anwar Ibrahim was clearly stated by Pakatan Harapan and was a lynchpin in the pre-election agreement that led to Dr Mahathir leading Pakatan into the battle and...

Mahathir showed up in Port Dickson to support Anwar Ibrahim at campaign rally

Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad made a highly anticipated appearance in Port Dickson on Monday, 8 October 2018 to publicly support Anwar Ibrahim at a mega campaign rally for the upcoming by-election scheduled for 13 October 2018. His presence was accompanied by other leaders...