Azis Jamman

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Mohd Azis Jamman
محمد عزيز بن زمان
Deputy Minister of Home Affairs
In office
2 July 2018 – 24 February 2020
MonarchsMuhammad V
Abdullah
Prime MinisterMahathir Mohamad
MinisterMuhyiddin Yassin
Preceded byNur Jazlan Mohamed
(Deputy Minister of Home Affairs I)
Masir Kujat
(Deputy Minister of Home Affairs II)
Succeeded byIsmail Mohamed Said
(Deputy Minister of Home Affairs I)
Jonathan Yasin
(Deputy Minister of Home Affairs II)
ConstituencySepanggar
Member of the Malaysian Parliament for Sepanggar
In office
9 May 2018 – 19 November 2022
Preceded byJumat Idris
(BNUMNO)
Succeeded byMustapha Sakmud
(PH-PKR)
Majority12,984 (2018)
Information Chief of the Heritage Party
Assumed office
13 October 2022
PresidentShafie Apdal
Preceded byAwang Ahmad Sah Awang Sahari
1st Youth Chief of the Heritage Party
In office
17 October 2016 – 28 August 2022
PresidentShafie Apdal
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byIsmail Ayob
Personal details
Born
Mohd Azis bin Jamman

(1974-11-03) 3 November 1974 (age 48)
Semporna, Sabah, Malaysia
CitizenshipMalaysian
Political partyUnited Malays National Organisation (UMNO)
(–2016)
Heritage Party (WARISAN)
(since 2016)
Other political
affiliations
Barisan Nasional (BN)
(–2016)
Pakatan Harapan (PH)
(aligned:since 2018)
OccupationPolitician

Datuk Mohd Azis bin Jamman (Jawi: محمد عزيز بن زمان) is a Malaysian politician who served as the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) administration under former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and former Minister Muhyiddin Yassin from July 2018 to the collapse of the PH administration in February 2020. He has served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Sepanggar since May 2018.[1] He has served as the Information Chief of WARISAN since October 2022[2] and the 1st and founding Youth Chief of WARISAN from October 2016 to August 2022.

Elections[edit]

2018 general election[edit]

In the 2018 election, his party, the then Sabah Heritage Party (WARISAN) fielded him to contest the Sepanggar parliamentary seat which was expected to be a marginal seat[3][4] against Abdul Rahman Dahlan, the incumbent Minister in the Prime Minister's Department from the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) and subsequently won.[5][6][7]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia[8]
Year Constituency Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2018 P171 Sepanggar, Sabah Azis Jamman (WARISAN) 28,420 59.47% Abdul Rahman Dahlan (UMNO) 15,436 32.30% 47,785 12,984 78.53%
Jeffrey Kumin (SAPP) 2,958 6.19%
Robert Sopining (PCS) 2,958 6.19%
2022 Azis Jamman (WARISAN) 18,594 26.45% Mustapha Sakmud (PKR) 27,022 38.44% 70,304 7,042 64.87%
Yakubah Khan (UMNO) 19,980 28.42%
Jumardie Lukman (KDM) 3,977 5.66%
Yusof Kunchang (PEJUANG) 731 1.04%

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Cabinet all sworn-in before King (Full List)". The Star. 2 July 2018. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Warisan appoints new treasurer-general and information chief". The Star. 13 October 2022. Retrieved 22 October 2022.
  3. ^ "Nearly half Sepanggar voters on the fence". Daily Express. 17 April 2018. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Full list of Warisan candidates in Sabah, Labuan". Bernama. The Edge Markets. 28 April 2018. Archived from the original on 26 May 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  5. ^ Izyan Liyana Mohd. Darif (28 April 2018). "Persaingan empat penjuru rebut kerusi Parlimen Sepanggar" (in Malay). Kosmo!. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  6. ^ Kristy Inus (10 May 2018). "Rahman loses Sepanggar, congratulates Azis Jamman via Twitter". New Straits Times. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  7. ^ Nandini Balakrishnan (10 May 2018). "Historic Win: The Complete Result Of GE14's Parliamentary Seats Across Malaysia". Says.com. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  8. ^ "Sabah [Parliament Results]". The Star. Archived from the original on 17 May 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  9. ^ "Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak head list of 1,158 Sabah award recipients". Bernama. Borneo Post. 6 October 2018. Retrieved 6 October 2018.

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