Anwar leaves it to Pakatan, PKR to choose successor 

Sheridan Mahavera

PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar is often touted as her father, Anwar Ibrahim’s, successor. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Najjua Zulkefli, April 29, 2020.

IT’S up to Pakatan Harapan and PKR to decide who will take over from Anwar Ibrahim, the coalition’s de facto leader and PKR president said as talk surfaces over him stepping aside for younger leaders. 

Anwar said he would not name a successor and instead leave it to the party to decide, as he believed in the democratic process and did not want to practise a “feudal political culture”.

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