NILAI, 19 JUNE: Barisan Nasional (BN) Chairman and UMNO President, Datuk Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi reaffirms that the party will discuss to determine the seats for the Friends of BN candidates in the coming 15th General Election (GE15).
Ahmad Zahid said, Friends of BN will be given a chance to be the candidate to represent the coalition of political parties at the coming General Election and this is the party’s stand.
“I will certainly give a chance to Friends of BN but which seat to give can be discussed later,” Ahmad Zahid said to the media at the Relaxing Party with Bossku@Nilai that was also attended by the Chairman of BN Advisors’ Board, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
The function was organised by Makkal Sakti Party as one of the members of Friends of BN besides Parti Cinta Malaysia (PCM), Barisan Kemajuan India Se-Malaysia (IPF), Kongres India Muslim Malaysia (KIMMA) Parti Bersatu India Malaysia (MUIP) and Parti Punjabi Malaysia (PPM).
Meanwhile, Najib, who is also the Pekan Member of Parliament said, Friends of BN are highly committed with BN since the establishment of the party as reported by Bernama.
“It depends on the leadership of BN to consider giving opportunity to Friends of BN at the 15th GE besides getting a consensus on the matter,” Najib said. -Malaysia World News