KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 4, 2016:
Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has resolved to work on his weaknesses for the betterment of all in light of the new year and his birthday today.
Ahmad Zahid, who celebrated his 63rd birthday at 2015 National Book Award Scholars Appreciation Ceremony at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) this afternoon, said the improvements to be made were part of maturing as an individual.
“I hope all that I utter and do would be based on maturity,
“Although I know that I cannot satisfy everyone, I will do all that I can do to ensure the best for all the groups in the country,” he told reporters when met at the event here today.
Present was his wife Datin Seri Hamidah Khamis who along with their daughters and grandchildren had joined in the celebration by cutting two large cakes specially prepared by the organisers of the event.
Ahmad Zahid, who is also Home Minister, was appointed Deputy Prime Minister in July last year following a Cabinet reshuffle.
The holder of a doctorate in Communications from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is from Bagan Datoh, Perak. He has been a member of Cabinet since 2008.