UMNO is highly unlikely to be given the 10 seats it asked for to contest in the forthcoming Selangor polls, a high-ranking PKR leader said. The source said apart from the five seats Umno will defend, the party wanted an additional five seats.
ANWAR Ibrahin should reshuffle his cabinet to hasten reforms and win over the key Malay electorate, analysts told The Malaysian Insight. They said ministers such as Agriculture Minister Mohamad Sabu are floundering after five months in office.
* Commentary by Mustafa K. Anuar. DISSENT has its place in a democracy where, as in the case of Malaysia Madani, diversity of opinions is crucial.
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