Tuesday, March 18, 2008

NEW CABINET SWORNED-IN THIS MORNING


Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak was sworned in as Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister in front of Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin at Balairung Seri, Istana Negara Kuala Lumpur at sharp 11.05 this morning.

He leads the 68 other Cabinet members, Ministers and Deputy Ministers who had been appointed by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi after a slim majority victory by the Barisan Nasional at the recent general elections held on 8 March 2008.