Analysts approve of Loke’s promotion to DAP sec-gen

Khoo Gek San

Analysts say Anthony Loke’s elevation to DAP secretary-general should bode well for the party, given his general popularity across all races. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, March 23, 2022.

NEW DAP secretary-general Anthony Loke may help put the multiracial but Chinese majority opposition party in better light among the Malay community, political analysts said.

Seen as less combative than his predecessor, Lim Guan Eng, 44-year-old Loke at the helm will at least break the perception that DAP equals Lim, International Islamic University assistant professor Lau Zhe Wei said.

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