CJ nomination awaiting approval from Conference of Rulers, says Dr M

Geraldine Tong

19 Apr 2019, 9:33 am

Updated a year ago


Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the nomination of the candidate to replace Richard Malanjum as chief justice is awaiting approval from the Conference of Rulers.

He was responding to a question about the Yang di-Pertuan Agong’s purported delay in responding to the submission for the chief justice candidate.

“It seems there is a provision for the appointment to be submitted to the Conference of Rulers, and not just to the Agong...

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