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KLFA honing politicians

While KLFA is struggling to find talents, they have certainly honed several budding politicians along the way.


KLFA vice president Johari Abdul Ghani and exco member Rusli Baba (pic, far left) were among the names that popped up during the nomination process for the 13th general election yesterday.

BN's Johari is contesting for the Titiwangsa parliamentary seat while Rusli - who was the former team manager - surprised many as he will contest as an independent candidate against heavyweights Raja Nong Chik Raja Zainal Abidin (BN) and Nurul Izzah Anwar (PKR) for the Lembah Pantai seat.

For the record, KLFA president Astaman Abdul Aziz held the Titiwangsa seat after winning the 2004 election. Astaman is the son of former Umno veteran and cabinet minister Aishah Ghani who passed away on Friday.

Read more in today's The Malay Mail on Sunday.

Sadly, KL are placed 10th in the second-tier Premier League.

HD says: Sincere condolences to Astaman and family; if only officials spent more time on the team than politics.

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