Mahathir Mohamad declares victory in the Malaysian general election. Photo: AFP Mahathir Mohamad declares victory in the Malaysian general election. Photo: AFP
Mahathir Mohamad declares victory in the Malaysian general election. Photo: AFP

Mahathir Mohamad’s swearing in up in air as election halts Barisan Nasional’s 61-year reign in Malaysia

Niggling doubts about incumbent Prime Minister Najib Razak and his links to scandal hit state fund 1MDB contributed to the downfall of world’s longest ruling political alliance

Topic |   Malaysia election
Mahathir Mohamad declares victory in the Malaysian general election. Photo: AFP Mahathir Mohamad declares victory in the Malaysian general election. Photo: AFP
Mahathir Mohamad declares victory in the Malaysian general election. Photo: AFP
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