SAPP wants term limit for Sabah governor restored

Juhar Mahiruddin is the Sabah governor. He has been in office since 2011. – Wikipedia pic, July 31, 2020.

SABAH Progressive Party president Yong Teck Lee wants the political parties taking part in the state elections to pledge to restore Article 2(3) of the state constitution to limit the service of the Yang Dipertua Negeri to two terms.

The article, passed in 1987 by the Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) government, stated: “A person shall not hold office as the Yang Dipertua Negeri for more than two terms either continuously or otherwise.”

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