It is difficult to predict how Sibu residents are going to vote. But after a slew of small Pakatan talks targeted at Christians and females, an analyst detects a slight swing towards the Pakatan.
But has ‘Santa’s’ visit cancelled out those gains?
Last night Najib had presented cheques for Chinese and mission schools in the state – another blatant abuse of public funds ahead of a by-election.
Though news reports had said he would take part in a procession to mark the festival of Tua Pek Kong, a major Chinese deity here, word has it Najib inexplicably stayed for only a few minutes.
Kit Siang tweeted at around 8.00pm:
Walking streets of Sibu in procession Frankly all Ppl disappointed Najib could only spare 3 mins News rpts say PM wld lead procession
Check out Ngu Ik Tien’s story here on what she senses is a slight shift in voter sentiment.