6 Sarawakians among 27 deputy ministers in Anwar’s Cabinet

Anwar announcing the deputy ministers of his unity government at Putrajaya livestreamed through Astro Awani today (Dec 9, 2022).

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By Ling Hui

KUCHING, Dec 9: There are six Sarawakians among the 27 deputy ministers announced by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim tonight.

They are Dato Hanifah Hajar Taib, Datuk Wilson Ugah Kumbong, Datuk Rubiah Wang, Datuk Hasbi Habibollah, Dato Sri Huang Tiong Sii and Lukanisman Awang Sauni.

The Ministry of Finance, which Anwar himself is helming, is the only ministry with two deputy ministers.

Bil. Ministry Deputy Ministers
1 Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Dato Hanifah Hajar Taib
2 Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Law and Institutional Reformation) Ramkarpal Singh
3 Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Wilson Ugak Kumbong
4 Finance Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan
5 Steven Sim Chee Keong
6 Rural and Regional Development Datuk Rubiah Wang
7 Plantation Industries and Commodities Datuk Siti Aminah Aching
8 Transport Datuk Hasbi Habibollah
9 Agriculture and Food Security Chan Foong Hin
10 Housing and Local Government Akmal Nasrullah Mohd Nasir
11 Defence Adly Zahari
12 Works Dato Sri Abdul Rahman Mohamad
13 Home Affairs Datuk Seri Dr Shamsul Anuar Nasarah
14 International Trade and Industry Liew Chin Tong
15 Higher Education Dato Yusof Apdal
16 Science and Technology Datuk Arthur Joseph Kurup
17 Women, Family and Community Development Aiman Athirah Sabu
18 Domestic Trade and Cost of Living Fuziah Salleh
19 Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change Dato Sri Huang Tiong Sii
20 Entrepreneurship Development and Cooperative Saraswathy Kandasamy
21 Foreign Affairs Datuk Mohamad Alamin
22 Tourism, Arts and Culture Khairul Firdaus Akbar Khan
23 Digital Communications Teo Nie Ching
24 Education Lim Hui Ying
25 Youth and Sports Adam Adii Abd Halim
26 Human Resources Mustapha @ Mohd Yunus Sakmud
27 Health Lukanisman Awang Sauni

— DayakDaily