Did Dr M say 'three years' or 'three more years' as PM?

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 29 Sep 2019, 3:40 am

FACT CHECK | Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad was widely reported yesterday to have said that he would have three more years as the head of government.

This has ruffled feathers, especially among those who claim the 94-year-old is reneging on his promise to hand over power to Anwar Ibrahim within two years of Pakatan Harapan taking power.

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