Masir Kujat

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Masir Kujat

Deputy Minister of Home Affairs
In office
28 July 2015 – 10 May 2018
Serving with Nur Jazlan Mohamed
MonarchAbdul Halim
Muhammad V
Prime MinisterNajib Razak
MinisterDr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi
Preceded byDr. Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar
Succeeded byMohd Azis Jamman
ConstituencySri Aman
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Sri Aman
Assumed office
8 March 2008
Preceded byJimmy Lim @ Jimmy Donald (PRSBN)
Majority4,252 (2008)
6,550 (2013)
5,820 (2018)
Personal details
Born
Masir anak Kujat

(1954-08-07) 7 August 1954 (age 66)
Crown Colony of Sarawak (now Sarawak, Malaysia)
CitizenshipMalaysian
Political partySarawak United Party (2019-Present)
Sarawak Peoples' Party (2008-2019)
Other political
affiliations
Barisan Nasional (2008-2018)
Sarawak Parties Alliance (2018-2019)
Pakatan Harapan (2020- )
Spouse(s)Dora Jemat
OccupationPolitician

Dato' Masir anak Kujat (born 7 August 1954) is a Malaysian politician of Iban descent. He is the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Sri Aman constituency in Sarawak, representing the Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB) presently.[1] He was a member of Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) in the governing Barisan Nasional (BN) and Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) coalition.[2] He was first elected to Parliament in 2008.[3][4]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Sri Aman, Sarawak[4][5][6][7][8][9][10]
Year Votes Pct Opponent Votes Pct
2008 Masir Kujat (PRS) 9,700 63% Cobbold Lusoi (IND) 5,448 35%
2013 Masir Kujat (PRS) 12,168 55% Nicholas Mujah anak Ason (PKR) 5,618 25%
2018 Masir Kujat (PRS) 14,141 61% Norina Umoi Utot (PKR) 8,321 36%

Career[edit]

On 28 July 2015, Masir was elected as the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs[11] succeeding fellow Sarawakian minister Dr. Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar.

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sri Aman MP, ex-minister, Teras leader join Sarawak's PSB". Free Malaysia Today. 7 March 2019. Retrieved 12 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Masir Anak Kujat, Y.B. Tuan" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 14 April 2010.
  3. ^ Wong, Jack; Ling, Sharon (22 February 2008). "Taib will not defend Kota Samarahan seat". The Star. Star Publications (Malaysia). Archived from the original on 22 June 2011. Retrieved 14 April 2010.
  4. ^ a b "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 17 March 2010. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  5. ^ "Malaysia General Election". undiinfo Malaysian Election Data. Malaysiakini. Retrieved 4 February 2018. Results only available from the 2004 election.
  6. ^ "KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM 13". Sistem Pengurusan Maklumat Pilihan Raya Umum (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  7. ^ "my undi : Kawasan & Calon-Calon PRU13 : Keputusan PRU13 (Archived copy)". www.myundi.com.my. Archived from the original on 31 March 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  8. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum ke-13". Utusan Malaysia. Archived from the original on 21 March 2018. Retrieved 26 October 2014.
  9. ^ "SEMAKAN KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM KE - 14" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 17 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  10. ^ "The Star Online GE14". The Star. Retrieved 24 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  11. ^ "Cabinet reshuffle: Who's in, who's out". The Star (Malaysia). 28 July 2015. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  12. ^ "Senarai Penerima Kurniaan Johan Mangku Negara ..." (in Malay). data.gov.my. 10 August 2018. Retrieved 11 October 2018.
  13. ^ "215 terima darjah, pingat kebesaran Pahang". Nurul Nadira Shaari (in Malay). Berita Harian. 4 March 2017. Retrieved 11 October 2018.