KUALA LUMPUR – Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi has urged UMNO members to continue to be united and remain loyal under the leadership of party president Datuk Seri NajibTun Razak so that the services provided can reach the members of the community.
The former UMNO president said after seven decades had passed, UMNO had succeeded in resolving various internal and external crises due to the trust and loyalty of its members.
He said the past crises should be used as guidance for the sacred party to continue to remain relevant at all times.
“The people’s trust in UMNO will only remain if UMNO is seen to be sincere in its struggles to champion the cause of the Malays, he said in a statement, here yesterday.
Abdullah, who was also the fifth prime minister, said this in conjunction with the 71st anniversary of UMNO on Thursday.