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Anwar pokes fun at media - 'No questions for Azmin or Rafizi?'

  • Sep 21, 2018
In their first appearance together as rival PKR deputy president contenders, Mohamed Azmin Ali and Rafizi Ramli were today spared from questions by the media.PKR president-elect Anwar Ibrahim was quick to point out that the media seemed no longer interested in the duo's rivalry as all questions were directed towards him."Why are you not asking Azmin and Rafizi questions?"When they were not together, all of you were so busy asking... even when I was in Singapore I was asked (about them)," Anwar q
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Azmin more popular than Rafizi in Sarawak, say state PKR leaders

  • Sep 15, 2018
Mohamed Azmin Ali (left) and Rafizi Ramli (right).PETALING JAYA: A Sarawak PKR leader says Mohamed Azmin Ali stands a better chance of gaining support from state PKR members than his rival for the deputy president’s post, Rafizi Ramli.Speaking on the upcoming party polls, Sarawak PKR Youth chief Rafiddin Majidi said Azmin is very popular in the state thanks to his continued support for the Sarawak PKR, particularly in the last general and state elections.“When we requested for help from the
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Bersatu's PD division welcomes Anwar, shuts door on Rafizi

  • Sep 14, 2018
Bersatu's Port Dickson division has warned PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli and Kapar MP Abdullah Sani Abdullah Hamid not to hit the campaign trail for the upcoming by-election.Division coordinator Ramli Awang said the party cannot guarantee the support of its 2,000 members in Port Dickson for Anwar Ibrahim if Rafizi and Abdullah refused to heed the warning.“We welcome Anwar contesting in the by-election, but there is no need for Razfizi and Abdullah to join the campaign.“We have no issues wi
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Tian Chua shoots back at Rafizi: Is PKR becoming a secret society?

  • Sep 10, 2018
PKR vice-president Tian Chua has accused his fellow party vice-president Rafizi Ramli of engineering a by-election for Anwar Ibrahim in secret. "A while ago you talked endlessly about openness, transparency and the truth. But now it is perfectly okay for you to claim a selected few can secretly make major decisions for the party without consulting others in the leadership. "Is this a democratic party or a secret society?" asked Chua on his Twitter account today. On Friday, Rafizi told a
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Who is on Rafizi's election team?

  • Jul 28, 2018
PKR deputy president candidate Rafizi Ramli has posted a Facebook graphic that hints at his main team in the forthcoming party elections.Those pictured side-by-side with him are Nurul Izzah Anwar, Johari Abdul, William Leong, S Kesavan, Fuziah Salleh, Rodziah Ismail, Akmal Nasir and Raymond Ahuar.Rafizi and Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah had previously teamed up, together with Saifuddin Nasution in the 2014 party leadership elections.A source said that Nurul Izzah, Johari, Leong, and Kesavan will
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Confirmed! Rafizi to contest PKR deputy presidency

  • Jul 27, 2018
EXCLUSIVE | Rafizi Ramli (above) has confirmed that he will contest the PKR deputy president's post in the August party elections.Should incumbent Azmin Ali choose to defend his position, it would mean that the rivalry between the two, which has been simmering for years, will come to a boil.Azmin has been tightlipped about his plans amid speculation that he might lock horns with his former boss Anwar Ibrahim for the president's post."I am going to contest the deputy president post [...] I'm not
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Rafizi asked to consider removing defamatory posts on blog

  • Jun 5, 2018
A lawyer for the National Feedlot Corporation and its chairperson Mohamad Salleh Ismail has asked PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli to consider removing his defamatory post on the company in its blog and on other sites by next week. Otherwise, he will have to face the contempt proceedings against him moving ahead, the lawyer for NFC and Salleh, Noorfarhah Mustaffa, said today. She said the parties have until June 13 to come back to the High Court in Kuala Lumpur to inform Justice Nik Hasmat
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Rafizi let off with good behaviour bond for OSA conviction

  • Jun 1, 2018
PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli was today let off with a two-year good behaviour bond of RM10,000 by the Court of Appeal for his conviction under the Official Secrets Act 1972.Initially, Rafizi had been sentenced to 18 months’ jail for possessing and exposing details of the then-confidential 1MDB report at a press conference in Parliament on March 24, 2016. The three-member panel led by Justice Ahmadi Asnawi allowed the bond of good behaviour after DPP Awang Armadajaya Awang Mahmud did no
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Anwar troubled by hostility for dissenting views in Harapan

  • Jun 1, 2018
PKR de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim said he was worried at the hostile reaction towards dissenting views within Pakatan Harapan.As an example, he pointed towards the reaction PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli got when organisation Invoke said Pakatan Harapan won not because of Dr Mahathir Mohamad but because of bread and butter issues.Several Bersatu leaders had then criticised Rafizi for Invoke's finding."I am worried by a number of responses that made it look like in our system, there cannot even
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Don’t air grouses in public, says Khairuddin

  • May 13, 2018
May 13, 2018Khairuddin Abu Hassan says Rafizi Ramli should use party channels to voice his disagreement.PETALING JAYA: Former PPBM member Khairuddin Abu Hassan has urged PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli to voice any dissatisfaction with new Cabinet appointments through Pakatan Harapan’s internal channels.He said Rafizi should be more “professional” than resort to airing the matter in the media.“Why does Rafizi Ramli have to express his discontentment through the media? What is his real mo
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