The Umno president, who returns on Friday, expressed concern that there might be a split in the wing if its top post was contested.
He said he had been told that Wanita Umno was facing problems with a leadership transition issue and seemed to be in a dilemma because there were many members apparently unhappy that there would be a contest for the wing’s presidency.
“I do not want to see infighting in the wing. I do not want to see a divided Wanita Umno,” he told Malaysian reporters on Monday at the sidelines of his three-day official working visit to Uzbekistan. here: Abdullah to intervene in tussle
read this too: Wanita P. Pinang tolak pelan peralihan kuasaSebanyak 10 daripada 13 Ketua Wanita UMNO bahagian di Pulau Pinang menolak pelan peralihan kuasa antara Ketuanya, Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz dan naib ketua, Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil yang ditetapkan Jun tahun depan.
Menurut mereka, pelan peralihan tersebut tidak akan memberi apa-apa makna, sebaliknya hanya akan terus memecah belahkan perpaduan pergerakan itu dan UMNO secara keseluruhannya.
and this: Abdullah to mediate Wanita catfight
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