Parit Buntar MP Mujahid Yusof Rawa visited Kuala Lumpur Archbishop Murphy Pakiam at his office today. Also present at the meeting were Penang Bishop Sebastian Francis and Johore-Malacca Bishop Paul Tan.
Update, 24 November 2013: The winners for the three vice-presidents’ spots – Incumbent Salahuddin Ayub – 917 votes (753 in 2011), Former information chief Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man – 849 (n/a) and Incumbent Husam Musa – 520 (660). Incumbent Mahfuz Omar – 504 (616) and Abu Bakar Chik – 364 (previously contested for central working committee) failed to make it. Original post 23 November 2013: Mohamad Sabu has retained the Pas deputy presidency with an even larger majority, while Nizar Jamaluddin finishes third in the central working committee polls as the professionals and bridge-builders throttle forward despite the “hand-brake” applied by conservatives.
A discussion on Parit Buntar MP Mujahid Yusof Rawa’s new book Dialogue with Churches: A Peace Travelogue was held at the service centre of the Selangor State Assembly member for Hulu Kelang on 11 November. The panel featured Mujahid, former Perlis mufti Mohd Asri Zainal Abidin (currently an associate professor in Islamic studies at USM), Hulu Kelang rep Saari Sungib and a Christian pastor.