Obama, GE13 inspired Akmal's foray into national politics
INTERVIEW | Many new faces emerged in the political arena after the historical change of regime in the 14th general election, like newly elected PKR Youth chief Akmal Nasir.
In 2012, Akmal, together with then-PKR strategy director Rafizi Ramli, co-founded National Oversight and Whistleblower Centre (NOW). They exposed several scandals by the BN administration at the time.
It was from then that he started to grab the public's attention...