Najib takes time off to attend wedding in Pekan


PEKAN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak took time off his busy schedule to visit a dual wedding reception at Kampung Panchor here this afternoon.

Guests at the wedding reception were surprised and crowd near Najib, who is also Pekan member of parliament, as he walked in to chat with siblings Yuszry Fazly Ahmad Jamily, 28, and Yudie Fazly Ahmad Jamily, 33, and their respective brides Nor Aniza Abdul Rahman, 28, and Nur Ain Mohammad Radzai, 33.

Najib spent about 10 minutes at the reception before he and his entourage left the event.

Aniza, who is Pekan Puteri Umno information chief, was happy at the chance of chatting with Najib, who is also Pekan division party chief.

"We sent the wedding invitation (including to Najib) two weeks ago," she said with a smile.

Earlier today, Najib had attended the opening of the 2017 Pekan Umno branches and wings annual assembly at Dewan Amphitheatre, Bangunan Umno here.