Muhamad Faisal Manap

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Muhamad Faisal bin Abdul Manap
محمد فيصل بن عبدالمانڤ
Member of Parliament
Aljunied GRC (Kaki Bukit)
Assumed office
7 May 2011
Preceded by Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim (PAP) Marine Parade GRC (Kaki Bukit)
Personal details
Born (1975-06-06) 6 June 1975 (age 42)
Singapore
Nationality Singaporean
Political party Workers' Party of Singapore
Alma mater Monash University
Occupation Politician

Muhamad Faisal bin Abdul Manap (Jawi: محمد فيصل بن عبدالمانڤ;[citation needed] born 6 June 1975) is a Singaporean politician from the Workers' Party of Singapore (WP) who has been serving as a Member of Parliament in Singapore since May 2011. He is currently a Member of Parliament (MP) of the Aljunied Group Representation Constituency (Aljunied GRC) in Singapore in charge of the Kaki Bukit division.

Political career[edit]

Muhamad Faisal entered the Singapore political arena in the Singapore 2011 General Election contesting as a minority candidate in the hot-ward 5-man district Aljunied GRC representing Team-A of the Workers' Party of Singapore which was led by veteran non-ruling parties leader party-Secretary General and MP Low Thia Khiang together with ex-NCMP Sylvia Lim Swee Lian, Chen Show Mao and Pritam Singh. They challenged the incumbent People's Action Party team which was led by ex-Minister George Yeo, ex-Minister of State Lim Hwee Hua, ex-Minister of State Zainul Abidin Bin Mohamed Rasheed, Cynthia Phua and rookie high-flying civil servant Ong Ye Kung. The Workers' Party team won with 54.72% of the votes and captured a Group Representation Constituency (GRC) for the first time in the political history of Singapore. Manap was officially declared for the first time as a Member of Parliament of the 12th Parliament of Singapore on 9 May 2011.[1]

Political Terms of Office[edit]

  • 12th Parliament of Singapore ( May 2011 - current ) Aljunied GRC[2]

Education[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.elections.gov.sg/gazette%5CG_ParE2011%5C2011-05-09%20Candidates%20declared%20to%20have%20been%20elected.pdf#zoom=100 Singapore Elections Department - Candidates declared to have been elected (2011 Singapore General Election)
  2. ^ http://www.elections.gov.sg/gazette%5CG_ParE2011%5C2011-05-09%20Candidates%20declared%20to%20have%20been%20elected.pdf#zoom=100 Singapore Election Department : Gazette Notification on Candidates declared to have been elected Members of Parliament (for contested constituencies) - 2011
  3. ^ http://www.parliament.gov.sg/mp/muhamad-faisal-bin-abdul-manap?viewcv=Muhamad%20Faisal%20Bin%20Abdul%20Manap Parliament of Singapore : Member's CV - Mr Muhamad Faisal Bin Abdul Manap