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
2018
Preceded bySapawi Ahmad
Personal details
Born
Yamani Hafez bin Musa

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

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).

Elections[edit]

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
Notes:
Table excludes votes for candidates who finished in third place or lower.
2 Different % used for 2018 election.

References[edit]

  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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