IN POL­I­TICS

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Dr Wan Az­iza his the sec­ond woman in Malaysia’ s his­tory to lead a po­lit­i­cal party, the first be­ing Ganga Nayar. She never planned to be a politi­cian but when hus­band An war Ibrahim was sen­tenced to jail in 1998 and 2015, she stepped up. She was elected as t he Mem­ber of Par­lia­ment ( MP) f or Pe­matang Pauh in 1999 when she also led her party to win five seats in the Par­lia­ment. In 2014, she was elected as the Se­lan­gor state leg­isla­tive assem­bly mem­ber f or Ka­jang.

Mem­ory lane

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