Quote of the day: “There is no setiausaha kerja (organising secretary) post and he has no powers whatsoever, only susun meja (arranging tables). Now, Mahathir wants to sack Muhyiddin! You just can’t underestimate Mahathir’s staying power.
So a lot of things going on in Bersatu, which appears split right down the middle. Support for the backdoor Perikatan Nasional government will hinge on how this turmoil within Bersatu plays out.
At the end of the day, most people want a government that actually represents their aspirations – ie that works for the people, irrespective of their ethnic and religious background – rather than personal, crony or Big Business interests. Is that too much to ask for?
On a lighter note, the no-show of Muhyiddin’s men at the Bersatu office reminds me of this occasion before the 2018 general election: