Growing support for third PM candidate in Harapan Plus

Hariz Mohd

Modified 27 Jun 2020, 2:50 pm

As Pakatan Harapan and its allies are stuck with an impasse over the choice between Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Anwar Ibrahim, increasingly another name has popped up as an option for the opposition coalition’s prime minister candidate.

Shafie Apdal, who is the president of Sabah ruling party Warisan, has recently become the talk among top political circles as the potential face for Harapan Plus in their bid to retake Putrajaya from the ruling Perikatan Nasional (PN).

According to sources, the Sabah chief minister might be the next best option as repeated attempts for Anwar and Mahathir to come to an agreement reached a dead end...

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