KUALA LUMPUR: There isn’t any guarantee that Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob can keep on as prime minister after the overall election concludes regardless of being Umno’s selection as GE15 premier candidate, says Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman.
The Umno supreme council member and Pasir Salak MP gave an instance of the not too long ago concluded Johor state elections, the place Barisan Nasional’s poster boy Datuk Seri Hasni Mohammad was not appointed the mentri besar.
Instead, Machap state assemblyman Datuk Onn Hafiz Ghazi was appointed as Johor Mentri Besar.
“Look on the poster boy on Johor earlier than this. Who was the poster boy? It was Hasni. What occurred?
“We pray for the perfect. We do not need to have dangerous ideas,” he mentioned when met on the sidelines of an Umno breaking of quick occasion held after a supreme council assembly on the World Trade Centre.
“In politics, a day after the election, some folks might aspire to be the prime minister. This can occur.
“So, I cautioned throughout the assembly that there isn’t any guarantee. But if there’s a guarantee, by no means thoughts, as I’m a staunch supporter of Ismail Sabri from the start,” mentioned Tajuddin.
Tajuddin additionally mentioned anybody in politics is certified to be prime minister, even himself.
“Just like me, I’ve ambitions too, however I did not make it as prime minister,” quipped Tajuddin as he chuckled.
Umno secretary-general Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan on Thursday (April 14) introduced a unanimous determination by its supreme council on supporting Ismail Sabri as prime minister candidate within the coming fifteenth basic election.
Also current throughout the occasion was Umno president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, Umno deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan and Barisan advisory board chairman Datuk Seri Najib Razak.