Abdul Aziz Abdul Kadir

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This is a Malay name; the name Abdul Kadir is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Abdul Aziz.
Haji
Abdul Aziz Abdul Kadir
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Ketereh, Kelantan
In office
8 March 2008 – 5 May 2013
Preceded by Md Alwi Che Ahmad
Succeeded by Annuar Musa
Personal details
Born (1963-02-11) 11 February 1963 (age 54)
Kelantan, Federation of Malaya (now Malaysia)
Political party PKRPakatan Rakyat
Occupation Politician
Religion Sunni Islam

Haji Abdul Aziz Abdul Kadir (born 11 February 1963) is a Malaysian politician and a former Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Ketereh constituency in Kelantan. He is a member of the People's Justice Party (PKR) in the Pakatan Rakyat opposition coalition.[1]

Abdul Aziz was elected to the Ketereh seat in the 2008 election, defeating United Malay National Organisation official Annuar Musa by 400 votes. Annuar re-took the seat in the 2013 election by 972 votes.[2][3][4] PKR unsuccessfully challenged the 2013 result in the Malaysian courts.[5]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Ketereh, Kelantan[6]
Year Opposition Votes Pct Government Votes Pct
2008 Abdul Aziz Abdul Kadir (PKR) 21,738 49.0% Annuar Musa (UMNO) 21,338 48.0%
2013 Abdul Aziz Abdul Kadir (PKR) 25,938 48.1% Annuar Musa (UMNO) 26,912 49.9%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ab Aziz bin Ab Kadir, Y.B. Tuan Haji" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "Awang Adek in Straight Fight For Parliamentary And State Seats". Berita Wilayah. 31 May 2009. Retrieved 25 December 2009. 
  3. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2008". The Star (Malaysia). Retrieved 25 December 2009. 
  4. ^ "PAS gets a stronger grip on Kelantan". The Star (Malaysia). 9 March 2008. Retrieved 25 December 2009. 
  5. ^ "Court upholds BN's Annuar as Ketereh MP". The Sun. 3 March 2014. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  6. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 28 May 2010.  Percentage figures based on total turnout.