Sandakan: A total of 600 members of the 100 Umno branches in the Batu Sapi quit the party with immediate effect following the action of the UMNO Supreme Council suspended the membership of the former vice-president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie. The announcement was made Vice Chairman of the Umno Batu Sapi, Pangiran Roslan Pangiran Nasrun a press conference here, just now. Pangiran Roslan said the decision was made after taking into account the actions MT UMNO vice-president Shafie suspend without calling for his defense.
|Some of the 600 members quit the party.|
He said it caused him and members of the branch lost confidence in the leadership of Umno and Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Razak. We took this decision because it does not agree with the actions MT UMNO and pledges to support and fight with Shafie, "he said. Asked whether the struggle is 'Sabah for Sabahans' or as a whole, Pangiran Roslan said, it is based on 'Sabah for Sabahans' . " the suspension Shafie seems an insult to the Sabah Umno leaders, especially supporters Shafie," he said.
BY: BH Online