Why Muhyiddin Yassin is relieved


Muhyiddin Yassin’s short stint as prime minister enabled him to appreciate that the duties of prime minister are indeed heavy and demanding, particularly when operating amid a pandemic. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, August 22, 2021.

Commentary by Mustafa K. Anuar

AFTER his resignation as Malaysia’s eighth prime minister, Muhyiddin Yassin expressed “relief” that the burden of governing a nation, plagued by the Covid-19 epidemic and dwindling economy, had finally been taken off his shoulders.


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