New Cabinet to be announced today

By John Isaac

PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob will announce the new cabinet line-up today.

The Prime Minister’s Office in a short statement said Ismail Sabri, who was sworn in as the country’s ninth prime minister on Aug 21, will announce his Cabinet line-up at 11am today.

The PMO also said the swearing-in ceremony of ministers and deputy ministers will take place at 2.30pm on Monday.

It was yesterday reported that Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah consented to the list of the new cabinet members presented by Ismail Sabri, who is also the Bera Member of Parliament.

Istana Negara had informed that the King had an audience with Ismail Sabri at 11am for an hour and a half at Istana Abdulaziz in Indera Mahkota, Pahang yesterday.