Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin pictured at Monday’s parliament session in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AP
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin pictured at Monday’s parliament session in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AP
Malaysia

Malaysia’s political turmoil rumbles on as new parliamentary speaker Azhar Harun installed without a vote

  • The appointment of former election commission chief Azhar Harun without a vote prompted a shouting match to break out in parliament
  • A constitutional expert said the move ‘reeked of procedural irregularity’, amid claims Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin’s grip on power is slipping

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin pictured at Monday’s parliament session in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AP
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin pictured at Monday’s parliament session in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AP
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