The appointments were made based on the duo's academic qualifications, as well as their experience in the education and corporate sectors, it says.
Alditya Aladdin adds that the Special Affairs Dept was often 'misinterpreted' as a BN propaganda unit.
Supreme council member Abu Bakar Yahya poses the question after Bersatu receives 60 new members.
COMMENT | Opening party elections and candidate selection to the broader public is a strong counter to political corruption and endemic infighting.
COMMENT | 'By hook or by crook' is viable so long as the systemic dysfunction isn't addressed.
But Ameir Hassan declines to state the nature of the ex-state party secretary's alleged offences.
COMMENT | Will Bersatu follow Umno in breeding snivelling rent seekers? Or will it blaze the path for the truly towering Malay?
The propaganda unit was shut down by the new gov't post-GE14.
UPDATED 3.18PM | State Bersatu chief denies internal problems led to Wan Saiful being dropped as Perlis Bersatu secretary.
UPDATED 6PM | He says his remarks reflected what is being felt by division chiefs around the country.
The party has broken its promises made since the May 9 general election, says the ex-Umno Youth leader.
Rina Harun appoints two supreme council members and lawyer to head entities under her ministry.
The DAP supremo responds to the remark by Bersatu veep that gov't resources should be used to help the coalition retain power.
It will be betrayal if Harapan leaders do not stand up against money politics, warns Charles Santiago.
QUESTION TIME | The other Harapan members must exert their combined muscle to rightfully regain more influence.
The Bersatu youth chief stands firm on his conviction that the party should not seek gov't help to stay in power.
Zainal Abidin Sihab issues warning against those 'seeking to oust' Youth chief Syed Saddiq.
No good can come out of misinterpreting Mohd Shahni Ismail's debate motion, it stresses.
The Bersatu Youth chief had criticised party leaders' demands for gov't contracts and positions.
BERSATU AGM | Party chair says the freedom delegates have to speak up is 'unlike the other party.'
BERSATU AGM | He says leaders blocking the rise of new talent could eventually wreck the party.