New education minister will be from Bersatu, says Dr Mahathir

Zaim Ibrahim

Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says the new education minister will be someone from his party, Bersatu, as predecessor Maszlee Malik was from the same party. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 11, 2020.

THE new education minister to replace Maszlee Malik, who stepped down last week, will be from Bersatu, said Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

The prime minister, who is also Bersatu chairman, also said he will relinquish his position as the acting education minister as soon as the position is filled by a suitable candidate.

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  • Why limit the selection of such an important post of the Education Minister to Bersatu which is a raced-based party, Tun M? Shouldnt it be widen to a bigger pool of candidates including non-political people?

    Posted 1 month ago by Rupert Lum


    Posted 1 month ago by Lucky Boy