Zaid: No intention to join any party now
Beh Lih Yi | Dec 4, 08 10:10am
breaking news The recently sacked Umno member says he wants to concentrate on his foundation which he set up in October
Dr M: Zaid gone, Najib to inherit 'headaches'
Dec 4, 08 12:12pm
'This is the man who was held in high esteem by Umno president Abdullah so that from among hundreds of Umno leaders of sorts, he chose Zaid, a dubious character...
FROM STRAITS TIME
Pakatan Rakyat has welcomed former minister in the Prime Minister's Department, Datuk Zaid Ibrahim, to join its ranks.
"It is not Zaid's loss that he was sacked from Umno. Rather, it is Umno's loss for sacking him.
Pakatan Rakyat wants Zaid
New Straits Times, Malaysia
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 3 (Bernama) -- The sacking of former Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Zaid Ibrahim from Umno should serve as a lesson for other leaders in the party, Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim said Wednesday.
He said party members and leaders should understand the party's struggle and not resort to actions deemed to be extreme.
"If the council did not act, it would be seen to be toothless because the demeanour (of Zaid) was actionable," he said when asked to comment on Zaid's sacking from Umno.Rais: Sacking Of Zaid Should Serve As Lesson For Other Umno Leaders