Husam Musa

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Yang Berhormat Dato' Paduka Haji
Husam Musa
MLA
Husam Musa.jpg
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Kubang Kerian, Kelantan
In office
29 November 1999 – 21 March 2004
Preceded by Mohamad Sabu
Succeeded by Salahuddin Ayub
Kelantan Exco (Economic Planning, Finance And Welfare)
In office
2004 – 6 May 2013
Member of the Kelantan State Assembly
for Salor
Assumed office
8 March 2008
Preceded by Buni Amin Hamzah
Personal details
Born (1959-10-14) 14 October 1959 (age 57)
Kampung Kota, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Federation of Malaya (now Malaysia)
Political party Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (until 2016)
National Trust Party (2016-present)
Spouse(s) Rohana Abd Rahman
Children 7 sons
Parents Musa
Salma Idris
Occupation Politician
Religion Sunni Islam
Website www.husammusa.com

Dato' Paduka Haji Husam Musa (born 14 October 1959) is a Malaysian politician. He was the PAS Vice-President, from 2011 until 2015. On 6th May 2016, he was sacked from PAS by the party's disciplinary committee for alleged misconduct.[1]

Husam is the state assemblyman for the N17 Salor constituency since 2008. Prior to that, he was the State Assemblyman for Kijang constituency (2004).

He was the federal member of parliament for Kubang Kerian in 1999–2004. His tenure as Member of Parliament gave him the prominence as a very capable politician in Malaysia and he received the accolade as "Newsmaker of the Year 2003" (malaysiakini.com) for his tenacity to bring up issues of public interest.

He contested the parliamentary seat of Putrajaya in 2013 Malaysian general election but lost to Barisan Nasional's Tengku Adnan Mansor.

Biography[edit]

Husam Musa was born at Kampung Kota, Kota Bharu, in the state of Kelantan, Malaysia.

He went to Sek. Rendah Kota, Kota Bharu (1965–1971),Sek. Men. Sultan Ismail, Kota Bharu (1972–1975), Maktab Sultan Ismail (1976–1979). Later, He gained his degree in Economics at Universiti Malaya (1980–1983). He studied Arabic in Jordan in 1987.

At University of Malaya, he was active in student activities, serving as council member of PMUM in 1981–82 when Ahmad Shabery Chek served as President. He also served as Secretary General of PBMUM.

Husam's early career included a stint as Harakah journalist in 1985 and in 1990–1993 he was the Press Secretary to the Menteri Besar of Kelantan Dato Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat. In 1993–1999 he was appointed political secretary to the Menteri Besar. He is married and has seven sons and a granddaughter.

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P125 Putrajaya[2]
Year Opposition Votes Pct Government Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2013 Husam Musa (PAS) 4,402 30.59% Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor (UMNO) 9,943 69.09% 14,465 5,541 91.60%
Kelantan State Legislative Assembly: N17 Salor[3][4]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2008 Husam Musa (PAS) 8,329 60.96% Ismail Mamat (UMNO) 5,097 37.31% 13,662 3,232 82.66%
2013 Husam Musa (PAS) 10,231 60.73% Noordin Awang (UMNO) 6,548 38.87% 17,042 3,683 85.16%

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Husam Musa sacked from PAS" (in Malay). www.thestar.com.my. Retrieved 6 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2013". undiinfo Malaysian Election Data. Malaysiakini. Retrieved 19 April 2013.  Results only available from the 2004 election.
  3. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Archived from the original on 6 September 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  4. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2013". Malaysiakini. Retrieved 19 April 2013.  Results only available from the 2004 election.