Yamani Hafez Musa

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Yamani Hafez Musa

يامني هافيز بن موسى
Yamani Hafez Musa.png
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Sipitang, Sabah
Assumed office
Preceded bySapawi Ahmad
Personal details
Yamani Hafez bin Musa

(1979-09-29) 29 September 1979 (age 39)
Papar, Sabah, Malaysia
Political partyUnited Malays National Organisation (2018)
Other political
Barisan Nasional
RelationsMusa Aman (father)[1][2]
Alma materUniversity of Canterbury

Yamani Hafez bin Musa (Jawi: يامني هافيز بن موسى; born 29 September 1979) is a Malaysian politician. He is the Member of Parliament for Sipitang.

Personal life[edit]

Yamani is the son of former Chief Minister of Sabah Musa Aman.[1][2][3] He has an undergraduate degree of commerce from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand and master's degree in business administration from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).


2018 general election[edit]

In the 2018 election, his party of United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) field him to contest the Sipitang parliamentary seat despite his participation into politics are being opposed by his father.[1][2][3] He facing a new candidate Noor Hayaty Mustapha from the Sabah Heritage Party (WARISAN) and subsequently won.[4][5]

Disappearance after election[edit]

Since the Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition fall in the recent election in 2018 as well following his father disappearance, Yamani has been went missing.[6]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P178 Sipitang, Sabah[7]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2018 Yamani Hafez Musa (UMNO) 12,038 37.8%2 Noor Hayaty Mustapha (WARISAN) 11,186 35.1%2
Table excludes votes for candidates who finished in third place or lower.
2 Different % used for 2018 election.


  1. ^ a b c Nancy Lai (26 April 2018). "Yamani happy youth leaders allowed to contest". The Borneo Post. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  2. ^ a b c Stephanie Lee; Fatimah Zainal; Natasha Joibi (28 April 2018). "Musa Aman's debutante son faces off against two women candidates". Berita Harian. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Umno: 'Anak palsu Musa' terbabit dakwaan nepotisme" (in Malay). Free Malaysia Today. 26 April 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  4. ^ Noorasvilla Muhamma (28 April 2018). "Pertembungan tiga penjuru di Libaran" (in Malay). Utusan Borneo. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  5. ^ Nandini Balakrishnan (10 May 2018). "Historic Win: The Complete Result Of GE14's Parliamentary Seats Across Malaysia". Says.com. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  6. ^ Timothy Achariam; Amar Shah Mohsen (24 October 2018). "Time running out for Sipatang MP". The Sun. Retrieved 7 November 2018.
  7. ^ "Sabah [Parliament Results]". The Star. Archived from the original on 18 May 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2018.

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