In a video posted today, 10 May, Johor Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has asked for the new government to be formed as soon as possible
He made the statement on his Facebook page. At the time of writing, the clip has garnered over 30,000 shares and more than 300,000 views.
His statement, first spoken in BM then English, tells of the ruler's urgency for the formation of a new government as well as the appointment of a new prime minister.
"To all my subjects, bangsa Johor, you must accept the voice of the people, to form the government – without wasting any more time. I'm also looking forward to working with the new government to the best of my subjects. Therefore, the government must be appointed, now, without wasting any more time – including the prime minister," he said.
In closing, he congratulated parties that were successful and had achieved their goals in GE14. You can watch the full video here:
On that note, here's the procedure of swearing in a new prime minister according to the Federal Constitution:
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