Former premier Najib Razak and his wife, Rosmah Mansor no longer have their 'Datuk Seri' titles in Negeri Sembilan effective today, 26 October
According to the state's registrar of titles, the decision was made at a special meeting today
The Malaysian Insight reported Dr. Razali Ab Malik from the registrar as saying that the meeting of the awards, titles, and honours committee was held at Istana Besar Seri Menanti, Negeri Sembilan today.
Najib was awarded his title in 2005, while Rosmah received hers in 2006.
Nonetheless, the couple still holds titles from other states
According to The Star, Najib has 'Datuk Seri' titles from other states including:
- Kedah, and
Meanwhile, Rosmah has titles from Pahang, Melaka, Sabah, Sarawak, Kedah and Selangor.
Najib was charged in court yesterday, 25 October, along with former Treasury secretary-general Dr. Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah: