Malaysia's new Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waving outside his residence before his inauguration on Sunday. Photo: Handout

Explainer |
How Malaysia got its eighth Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin

  • After seven days of political skullduggery, Malaysia got a new prime minister on Sunday, March 1
  • But ex-premier Mahathir Mohamad and his now-ally Anwar Ibrahim say they, not Muhyiddin Yassin, have majority support from the 222-member parliament
Topic |   Malaysia
Malaysia's new Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waving outside his residence before his inauguration on Sunday. Photo: Handout
READ FULL ARTICLE