Sibuti (federal constituency)

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Sibuti
Sarawak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Lukanisman Awang Sauni
GPS
Constituency created2005
First contested2008
Last contested2018

Sibuti is a federal constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2008.

The federal constituency was created in the 2005 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2008–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Batu Niah, Niah, Saeh, Kelulit, Tiris, Bungai, Bekanu, Bakas, Hulu Sibuti, Peninjau, Satap, Bakam, Lambir.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Batu Niah, Niah, Saeh, Kelulit, Tiris, Bungai, Bekanu, Bakas, Hulu Sibuti, Peninjau, Satap, Bakam, Lambir, Airport, Tukau, RAMD.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Sibuti
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
12th 2008-2013 Ahmad Lai Bujang BN
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018 Lukanisman Awang Sauni
2018-present GPS

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Lukanisman Awang Sauni 12,214 54.60 - 10.10
PH Jemat Panjang 8,538 38.17 + 38.17
PAS Zulaihi Bakar 1,617 7.23 - 28.07
Total valid votes 22,369 100.00
Total rejected ballots 284
Unreturned ballots 44
Turnout 22,697 71.22
Registered electors 31,868
Majority 3,676 16.43
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Lai Bujang 13,348 64.70
PAS Robby Zaid Tandang 7,282 35.30
Total valid votes 20,630 100.00
Total rejected ballots 288
Unreturned ballots 29
Turnout 20,947 73.88
Registered electors 28,351
Majority 6,066
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 184/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 26 April 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-06.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 225/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 22 May 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-06.
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Lai Bujang 8,238 64.22
PKR Michael Teo Yu Keng 4,590 35.78
Total valid votes 12,828 100.00
Total rejected ballots 192
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 13,030 58.84
Registered electors 22,143
Majority 3,648
This was a new constituency created.

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