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Fadillah Yusof
فضيلة يوسف
Fadillah Yusof 2021.jpg
Fadillah in 2021
Senior Minister of Infrastructure
Development Cluster
In office
30 August 2021 – 24 November 2022
MonarchAbdullah
Prime MinisterIsmail Sabri Yaakob
Preceded byhimself
In office
10 March 2020 – 16 August 2021
MonarchAbdullah
Prime MinisterMuhyiddin Yassin
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byhimself
Minister of Works
In office
30 August 2021 – 24 November 2022
MonarchAbdullah
Prime MinisterIsmail Sabri Yaakob
Preceded byhimself
In office
10 March 2020 – 16 August 2021
MonarchAbdullah
Prime MinisterMuhyiddin Yassin
Preceded byBaru Bian
Succeeded byhimself
In office
16 May 2013 – 9 May 2018
Monarchs
Prime MinisterNajib Razak
Preceded byShaziman Abu Mansor
Succeeded byBaru Bian
Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation
In office
19 March 2008 – 15 May 2013
Monarchs
Prime Minister
Preceded byKong Cho Ha
Succeeded byAbu Bakar Mohamad Diah
Senior Vice President of
Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu
Assumed office
2017
PresidentAbang Abdul Rahman Zohari Abang Openg
Youth Chief of
Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu
In office
2007–2017
President
Succeeded byGerald Rentap Jabu
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Petra Jaya
Assumed office
21 March 2004
Preceded bySulaiman Daud
Majority12,816 (2004)
14,397 (2008)
21,443 (2013)
15,017 (2018)
41,363 (2022)
Personal details
Born
Fadillah bin Yusof

(1962-04-17) 17 April 1962 (age 60)
Sibu, Crown Colony of Sarawak (now Malaysia)
Political partyParti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu
Other political
affiliations
Barisan Nasional (1989–2018)
Gabungan Parti Sarawak (since 2018)
SpouseRuziah Mohd Tahir
Children5
Alma materUniversity of Malaya (LLB)
OccupationPolitician
ProfessionLawyer
Fadillah Yusof on Parliament of Malaysia

Dato' Sri Haji Fadillah bin Haji Yusof (Jawi: فضيلة بن يوسف; born 17 April 1962) is a Malaysian politician who served as Senior Minister of the Infrastructure Development Cluster and as Minister of Works from 2021 to 2022. He has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Petra Jaya since 2004.[1]

Fadillah first served as works minister from 2013 to 2018, and again from 2020 to 2021. While in opposition, he served as chairman of the Science, Innovation and Environment Select Committee, one of two select committees of the parliament, from 2019 to 2020.[2][3] Fadillah previously served as Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation from 2008 to 2013.[4][5]

Fadillah is a member of Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB), a component party of the Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) coalition. He is also the parliamentary whip of GPS.[6]

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Hajji

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Senior Minister of Malaysia

Senior Minister of Malaysia

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Minister of Works (Malaysia)

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Petra Jaya (federal constituency)

Petra Jaya (federal constituency)

Petra Jaya is a federal constituency in Kuching Division, Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1990.

Science, Innovation and Environment Select Committee

Science, Innovation and Environment Select Committee

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Parliamentary Committees of Malaysia

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Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation (Malaysia)

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Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu

Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu

Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu is a right-wing political party in Malaysia. It is currently the largest political party in Sarawak. Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu was formed from the combination of three parties in Sarawak; Parti Negara Sarawak, Barisan Rakyat Jati Sarawak and Parti Pesaka Anak Sarawak. The formation of the party was for the purpose of the improvement of the livelihood and protect the rights of the Bumiputera in many fields such as politics, economy and social. Following the fall of BN in the 2018 general election and in the aftermath of a meeting between all Sarawak-based BN coalition parties on 12 June 2018, PBB left the coalition to formed a new Sarawak-based coalition, Sarawak Parties Alliance.

Gabungan Parti Sarawak

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The Sarawak Parties Alliance is a Sarawak-based national political alliance in Malaysia. It was established in 2018 by four former Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties operating solely in Sarawak following the federal coalition's defeat in the 2018 Malaysian general election. It is currently the fourth largest political coalition with 23 seats in the Dewan Rakyat, and forms the government in the state of Sarawak.

Early life and education

Fadillah was born on 17 April 1962 to Yusof Merais and Dayang Rosnah Abang Madeli. He is the ninth child of 14 siblings. He attended St. Mary's Primary School in Sibu, and Panglima Bukit Gantang Secondary School in Parit Buntar for his secondary education. In 1986, he pursued a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree at University of Malaya.

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Sibu

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Parit Buntar

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Bachelor of Laws

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University of Malaya

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The University of Malaya is a public research university located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is the oldest and highest ranking Malaysian institution of higher education according to two international ranking agencies, and also the only university in the post-independent Malaya. The university has graduated five prime ministers of Malaysia, and other political, business, and cultural figures of national prominence.

Early career

Fadillah became a lawyer after obtaining a LLB. In 1989, he joined politics as a member of Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB), which at that time was a component party of Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition.

Political career

Fadillah first ran for parliament in the 11th Malaysian general election, having previously been an official in Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) and a lawyer.[7] He won the election for the seat of Petra Jaya.[8]

After being re-elected in the 12th Malaysian general election, Fadillah was appointed Deputy Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation by Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi.[9]

After the 13th Malaysian general election, Fadillah was promoted to full minister as Minister of Works under the new Cabinet line-up of Prime Minister Najib Razak.[10]

Following the defeat of Barisan Nasional (BN) in the 14th Malaysian general election, Fadillah was made chief whip of the opposition Sarawak Parties Alliance (GPS) in the House of Representatives of Malaysia.

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Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu

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Dewan Rakyat

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Personal life

Fadillah's father, Yusof Merais, was a community activist during the era of the anti-cession of Sarawak to the British colonials in 1946. He was imprisoned twice, including when he was implicated in the assassination of British Governor Duncan Stewart in Sibu in 1949. He was a friend of Rosli Dhobi, who assassinated Stewart. Yusof had participated in the Malay Youth Movement, which opposed the handover of Sarawak to the British, and he was also involved in the Black Crow group that opposed the colonial presence and demanded Sarawakian independence. After the movement was banned following the assassination of Stewart, he continued the struggle with the Sarawkian Youth Front, led by Ahmad Zaidi Adruce. The second time he was imprisoned was during the confrontation over the formation of Malaysia in 1962. Yusof died at the age of 91 in 2018.

Fadillah married Ruziah Mohd Tahir. The couple has five children.

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Anti-cession movement of Sarawak

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The anti-cession movement of Sarawak was a movement in Sarawak to fight against the British attempt to govern Sarawak as a crown colony rather than a protectorate ruled by the White Rajahs. The movement lasted from 1 July 1946 until March 1950.

Duncan Stewart (colonial administrator)

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Duncan George Stewart CMG was a British colonial administrator and governor. He was mortally wounded in an assassination on 4 December 1949, in Sibu, Sarawak.

Sibu

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Rosli Dhobi

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Rosli Dhobi was a Malay Sarawakian nationalist from Sibu in Sarawak, Malaysia, during the British crown colony era in that state.

Ahmad Zaidi Adruce

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Election results

Parliament of Malaysia[8]
Year Constituency Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2004 P194 Petra Jaya, Sarawak Fadillah Yusof (PBB) 18,236 77.09% Wan Zainal Abidin Wan Senusi (PKR) 5,420 22.91% 24,195 12,816 61.46%
2008 Fadillah Yusof (PBB) 19,515 79.22% Mohamad Jolhi (PKR) 5,118 20.78% 25,027 14,397 61.74%
2013 Fadillah Yusof (PBB) 29,559 78.46% Ahmad Nazib Johari (PKR) 8,116 21.54% 38,170 21,443 76.70%
2018 Fadillah Yusof (PBB) 28,306 65.91% Nor Irwan Ahmat Nor (PKR) 13,289 30.94% 43,513 15,017 75.12%
Hamdan Sani (PAS) 1,350 3.14%
2022 Fadillah Yusof (PBB) 54,745 79.15% Sopian Julaihi (PKR) 13,382 19.35% 69,163 41,363 62.98%
Othman Abdillah (SEDAR) 1,036 1.50%

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Dewan Rakyat

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2004 Malaysian general election

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Petra Jaya (federal constituency)

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Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu

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2008 Malaysian general election

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A general election was held on Saturday, 8 March 2008 for members of the 12th Parliament of Malaysia. Voting took place in all 222 parliamentary constituencies of Malaysia, each electing one Member of Parliament to the Dewan Rakyat, the dominant house of Parliament. State elections also took place in 505 state constituencies in 12 out of 13 states on the same day.

2013 Malaysian general election

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2018 Malaysian general election

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Sarawak

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Order of the Star of Hornbill Sarawak

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Pahang

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Order of Sultan Ahmad Shah of Pahang

Order of Sultan Ahmad Shah of Pahang

The Most Illustrious Order of Sultan Ahmad Shah of Pahang is a knighthood order of the Sultanate of Pahang.

Malacca

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Malacca is a state in Malaysia located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula, next to the Strait of Malacca. Its capital is Malacca City, dubbed the Historic City, which has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 7 July 2008.

List of post-nominal letters (Malacca)

List of post-nominal letters (Malacca)

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