Lack of dynamic leaders in Umno, heir apprent Najib is old-guard
…One factor in Abdullah’s favour is the lack of dynamic and popular leadership candidates, in a party which even insiders say is in desperate need of reform to prevent total oblivion in the next elections.
Najib is his heir apparent, but he is seen as an old-guard figure while Trade Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, a respected and rising figure in the party, is another name commonly touted.
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