ABANG JOHARI TURNS 70 … Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg and his wife Datuk Amar Jumaani Tun Tuanku Bujang jointly cut a birthday cake during a thanksgiving ceremony organised by the State Civil Service staff members at Wisma Bapa Malayia in Petra Jaya Kuching yesterday. With them are (from left) Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas, State Secretary Datuk Amar Jaul Samion and Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian. The event was also attended by state ministers, assistant ministers, state federal secretary, deputy state secretaries and heads of government departments.

KUCHING: Today marked Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg’s 70th birthday.

On this special occasion, state leaders shared heartfelt birthday wishes — all with hopes for Abang Johari to continue leading Sarawak to even greater heights in the years to come.

Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah

TOURISM, ARTS AND CULTURE MINISTER DATUK ABDUL KARIM RAHMAN HAMZAH

‘May he be blessed with continuous good health, happiness, strength and wisdom from Almighty Allah to continue to lead us in Sarawak and Malaysia.

He has been our pillar and strength in uniting and developing Sarawak.’

Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah.

WELFARE, COMMUNITY WELLBEING, WOMEN, FAMILY AND CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT MINISTER DATUK SERI FATIMAH ABDULLAH

‘May he be blessed with continued good health, abundance of energy, lots of wisdom, and an efficient and effective team so as to bring Sarawak to greater heights in terms of physical, economic and social development.

We want everybody to enjoy a decent life in a peaceful and harmonious setting of a big family under his leadership.’

Datuk Seri Dr Stephen Rundi Utom

UTILITIES MINISTER DATUK SERI DR STEPHEN RUNDI UTOM

‘Congratulations, chief minister, on your birthday. May God continue to bless you with good health and wisdom to guide us for a better Sarawak with peace, harmony, political stability and prosperity.’

ASSISTANT MINISTER IN THE CHIEF MINISTER’S DEPARTMENT (ISLAMIC AFFAIRS AND DBKU) DATUK DR ABDUL RAHMAN JUNAIDI

Datuk Dr Abdul Rahman Junaidi

‘May our chief minister be blessed with the best of health to continue to govern Sarawak in efforts to achieve developed status by 2030.

The political stability under our chief minister can be a platform for a paradigm shift for Sarawak to move forward and to a higher level through digital economy.’

Gerald Rentap Jabu

PARTI PESAKA BUMIPUTERA BERSATU (PBB) YOUTH CHIEF GERALD RENTAP JABU

We fully support the efforts and sincerity of the chief minister to see Sarawak more developed with the unity of Sarawakians as the core of its development. May God bless you with good health, wisdom and kindness always.

Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing

DEPUTY CHIEF MINISTER TAN SRI DATUK AMAR DR JAMES JEMUT MASING

‘I wish Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Jo a happy 70th birthday. May God bless and look after him. Best regards.’

Datuk Seri Doris Brodie

PARTI RAKYAT SARAWAK (PRS) WOMEN CHIEF DATUK SERI DORIS BRODIE

‘Wishing our chief minister Abang Jo a blessed birthday. May he be blessed with the pinkest of health and wisdom as he continues to lead us as our Chief Minister for many more years to come.’

Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing

PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATIC PARTY (PDP) PRESIDENT DATUK SERI TIONG KING SING

‘Congratulations, Abang Jo, on your 70th birthday, a truly momentous milestone in such a storied life and career.

Wishing him a very joyous birthday and many happy returns.’

Datuk Dr Penguang Manggil

ASSISTANT MINISTER OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND HOUSING DATUK DR PENGUANG MANGGIL

‘My family and I wish chief minister the best of health, many more happy returns to lead and steer Sarawak to greater heights as a model state in Malaysia.’

TRANSPORT MINISTER DATUK LEE KIM SHIN

Datuk Lee Kim Shin

‘Wishing our chief minister, Abang Jo, a happy birthday and may he be blessed with good health and wisdom to lead Sarawak to greater success,
especially in fighting for Sarawak interests and restoring our rights.’

Kho Teck Wan

SARAWAK UNITED PEOPLE’S PARTY (SUPP) WOMEN CHIEF KHO TECK WAN

‘Happy birthday to Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. Thank you for your leadership and guidance towards a developed state by 2030. Wishing you good health.’