Noorita Sual

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Noorita Sual

Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Tenom, Sabah
Assumed office
Preceded byRaime Unggi
Majority1,133 (2018)
Personal details
Noorita binti Sual

(1980-04-28) 28 April 1980 (age 40)
Tenom, Sabah, Malaysia
Political partyDemocratic Action Party (2018–)
Other political
Pakatan Harapan

Noorita binti Sual (born 1980) is a Malaysian politician. She is the Member of Parliament for Tenom.[1][2]


2018 general election[edit]

In the 2018 election, her party of Democratic Action Party (DAP) field her to contest the Tenom parliamentary seat to facing a new candidate Rubin Balang from the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO).[3] She subsequently won the seat, breaking a long time rule by the Barisan Nasional (BN) in the area.[4]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P181 Tenom, Sabah[5]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2018 Rubin Balang (UMNO) 10,230 35.1%2 Noorita Sual (DAP) 11,363 38.9%2
Table excludes votes for candidates who finished in third place or lower.
2 Different % used for 2018 election.


  1. ^ "Rakyat berhak pilih ketua" (in Malay). Utusan Borneo. 19 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Pelantikan KK, JKKK, Kapitan Cina dibuat semula secara undi". Utusan Borneo (in Malay). PressReader. 20 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  3. ^ Neil Brian Joseph (17 April 2018). "DAP to field two women in Tenom, Kapayan". The Borneo Post. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  4. ^ Nandini Balakrishnan (10 May 2018). "Historic Win: The Complete Result Of GE14's Parliamentary Seats Across Malaysia". Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  5. ^ "Sabah [Parliament Results]". The Star. Archived from the original on 17 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.

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