Sources say he is expected to be charged with graft in relation to the solar hybrid project in Sarawak.
Umno veep says the name of his successor will be announced in the near future.
Umno veep says a meeting will be convened to discuss the possibility of the president facing graft charges.
Former education minister reportedly gave his statement to the commission from 10am to 3pm yesterday.
Ismail secured the votes of 146 divisions and Mahdzir 99, with the final VP to be announced tomorrow.
He says Mukhriz might have used it for personal purposes when he was the Kedah MB.
MP SPEAKS | Report on poverty in PPRs seems to have taken a backseat in the campaign trail.
Mahdzir Khalid urges teachers not to go overboard in their political involvement.
Adding schools must be based on growth of local population density, says Education Minister.
LETTER | Doesn't Mahdzir Khalid have more pressing issues to focus on?
He also did not tell staff who they should vote for, says the ministry.
The education minister denies telling teachers to quit their jobs if they support the opposition, suggesting media spin.
Electoral reforms group slams minister for threatening those who may support Harapan, instead of BN.
'He merely advised not to make statements which negatively affect their future,' says minister’s office.
COMMENT | How can a minister ask teachers holding official positions in the opposition to resign?
'A fight following a debate may bring disharmony among the teachers when they get excited,' he said.
UPDATED 5.15PM | Chinese daily quotes Mahdzir Khalid as saying that supporting the ruling parties is, however, allowed.
Mahdzir Khalid says the schools concerned had met all the criteria outlined by the ministry.
He says the tables were placed for the used of teachers and students.
UPDATED 4.21PM | MCA leaders say the comment against their party president is unbecoming of a chief minister.
All the new schools will bear the names of famous Malaysian Chinese personalities.
YOURSAY | ‘To defend and justify the mistake will create even more damage to Umno.’
This confirms Umno-themed event was 'political indoctrination', says DAP Youth leader.
Mahdzir Khalid believes the intention behind holding such a programme is unclear.
Kit Siang and Guan Eng are the puppet masters, claims Mahdzir Khalid.
'The country's independence is the fruit of Umno's struggle with MCA and MIC.'
Education Minister Mahdzir Khalid says trainee teachers will still receive their allowances for now.
This is because two of the former premier's senior aides had gone to the US in relation to 1MDB, says the education minister.
Minister Mahdzir Khalid assures gov't will not shut down the religious schools.