Abdul Rahim Bakri

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This is a Malay name; the name Bakri is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Abdul Rahim.
Yang Berhormat Datuk Haji
Abdul Rahim Bakri
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Kudat, Sabah
Assumed office
Preceded by New constituency
Personal details
Born (1961-04-11) 11 April 1961 (age 56)
Crown Colony of North Borneo
Political party UMNO
Other political
Barisan Nasional
Occupation Politician
Religion Sunni Islam

Datuk Haji Abdul Rahim Bakri (born 11 April 1961) is a Malaysian politician. He is the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Kudat constituency in Sabah, representing the United Malays National Organisation. Since 2008 he has been a deputy minister in the Barisan Nasional government.[1]

Abdul Rahim was elected to federal Parliament in the 2004 election.[2] In April 2008, he was appointed as Deputy Foreign Minister,[3] and was moved to Deputy Minister for Transport in April 2009.[4] He moved again, to the deputy defence ministry, after the 2013 election.[5]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P167 Kudat, Sabah[2]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2004 Abdul Rahim Bakri (UMNO) 13,236 54% Abdul Rahman Sedik (IND) 6,488 27%
2008 Abdul Rahim Bakri (UMNO) 17,634 66% Yahya Othman (PKR) 7,739 29%
2013 Abdul Rahim Bakri (UMNO) 21,883 60% Rahimah Majid (PKR) 9,507 26%


  1. ^ "Abdul Rahim bin Bakri, Y.B. Datuk Haji". Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 11 March 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 11 March 2010.  Percentage figures based on total turnout. Results table excludes candidates who finished below second place.
  3. ^ "Rahim, Lajim Deputy Ministers". Daily Express (Malaysia). 19 April 2008. Retrieved 11 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "Najib Announces 28-member Cabinet". Bernama. 9 April 2008. Retrieved 11 March 2010. 
  5. ^ "The complete list of Ministers and Deputy Ministers in Najib's new Cabinet". ABN News. 15 May 2013. Archived from the original on 2 November 2014. Retrieved 3 November 2014.