Zahid proposes convention instead of EGM as suggested by Ku LiKUALA LUMPUR, SUN:
Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Zahid Hamidi accused Umno veteran Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah of taking advantage of the party’s hard-pressed situation by calling for an extraordinary general meeting.
Zahid, however, said the party should hold a convention for divisional representatives to meet and air their differences regarding the current state of the party. He said there were many differences of opinion at present.
Party-hoppers have no integrity, says PM...
Barisan Nasional representatives who won the general election are devoid of integrity if they defect to the Opposition, Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said.
A group of Umno leaders in the Muar division here lauded Mentri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman's stand not to bar any party division in Johor from calling for an extraordinary general meeting.
Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said his criticisms against the Umno leadership would make the party stronger.Pak Lah to hold meeting with 1,000 grassroots leaders today....
Umno president Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi will hold a closed-door meeting with about 1,000 grassroots leaders today for the first time since the general election to explain issues concerning the party and the polls results.
Produce the proof to show that Umno members are unhappy, instead of making general statements that put party leaders in a bad light.