Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak. File photo: Bernama/dpa
Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak. File photo: Bernama/dpa
Malaysia

As Malaysia’s parliament resumes, will it be Najib Razak’s last meeting?

  • At the top of the agenda is a proposed anti-party hopping bill, which was mooted last year following a political coup that triggered a crisis that persists today
  • But that plan may be stymied, as PM Ismail Sabri Yaakob’s Umno party presses for snap polls that analysts say will delay graft cases involving ex-premier Najib Razak and Ahmad Zahid Hamidi

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak. File photo: Bernama/dpa
Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak. File photo: Bernama/dpa

Corrected [10:25am, 18 Jul, 2022]

  • [10:25am, 18 Jul, 2022]

    An earlier version of this story included a picture of Tajuddin Abdul Rahman incorrectly captioned Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The picture has been changed.

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