In case if you are not aware, our PM is getting married this weekend. Congratulations!. It is truly an auspicious event for all Malaysians. Everyone is extending their heartiest best wishes in advance to PM Abdullah Badawi and soon-to-be Mrs. Abdullah, Jeanne Abdullah. Here are some of the news updates:
PM says Jeanne And Him Compatible
Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi says he has chosen Jeanne Abdullah as his new life partner as they are compatible and is confident that she will take good care of him.
However, he confesses that his love for his late wife Datin Seri Endon Mahmood is for eternity.
"My affection and love for Kak Endon remains strong. I believe God has created in our hearts many spaces for different people that we can love as much.
(check out the full Q&A press conference)
It was just rumours then
Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi today defended his repeated denials on the claims of his remarriage only three months ago.
“Ya-lah. Those were rumours. All the dates (of the marriage) were wrong. That’s why I said they were rumours,” said Abdullah at a packed press conference in Kuala Lumpur today.
Since the beginning of March, articles have appeared in the Internet linking Abdullah with Jeanne Abdullah. When the premier was finally asked to comment on the articles, he strongly brushed them aside, labeling them as rumours.
Americans Congratulate PM On His Wedding
he Americans have congratulated Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi on his wedding this Saturday. US Ambassador to Malaysia Christopher J. Lafleur said the announcement of the prime minister's wedding was happy news.
"On behalf of the American people, I wish both the prime minister and Ms (Jeanne) Abdullah, as well as their families, all the best for a long and fulfilling future together. Tahniah (congratulations)," he told Bernama.
Khairy says PM's Marriage A Meaningful Event For The Family
Khairy Jamaluddin, the son-in-law of the prime minister, says Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi's marriage to Jeanne Abdullah is an event that will bring lots of meaning to the family. "I, my wife, Nori, my brother-in-law and his wife are happy with the news. We fully support his (Prime Minister's) decision for the marriage.
Samy pens poem for PM (What?!)
From this day forward
You shall not walk alone.
Her heart will be your shelter,
And her arms will be your home.
A mountain needs a valley to be complete;
the valley does not make
the mountain less, but more;
and the valley is more a valley because
it has a mountain towering over it
Take Good Care Of Our Prime Minister, Najib's Request To Jeanne
"Take good care of our Prime Minister (Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi) so that he can continue to lead the country," was Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's request to Jeanne Abdullah, who will wed Abdullah on Saturday.
Describing the news of Abdullah remarrying as long-awaited by all Malaysians, Najib said that he and the Cabinet were of the view that the decision by Abdullah was appropriate as the responsibilities of a nation's leader were very heavy and needed the support of a wife.
"It is a complement to his life, which is hoped will bring him much happiness and give him added strength in carrying out his duties," he told reporters after visiting the Malaysia Week carnival in Covent Garden here today.
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