Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak is a Malaysian politician who served as the 6th Prime Minister of Malaysia from 2009 to 2018. He was the former President of the United Malays National Organisation, the leading party in Malaysia's Barisan Nasional coalition, which maintained control of Malaysia's government as a parliamentary majority for more than sixty years until the coalition's defeat in the 2018 general election. On 3 July 2018, Najib was arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission, investigating how RM42 million went from SRC International, a company related to 1Malaysia Development Berhad into Najib's bank account. Police seized 1,400 necklaces, 567 handbags, 423 watches, 2,200 rings, 1,600 brooches and 14 tiaras worth $273 million.
|Born:||Mohammad Najib bin Abdul Razak, July 23, 1953, Kuala Lipis, Malaya|
|Political party:||UMNO - BN (1976–)|
|Children:||5 (including Mohd Nazifuddin), Riza Aziz|
|Residence:||Taman Duta, Bukit Tunku, Kuala Lumpur|
|Education:||BSc Industrial Economics|
|Alma mater:||University of Nottingham|
|Monarch:||Mizan Zainal Abidin, Abdul Halim, Muhammad V|
|Deputy:||Muhyiddin Yassin (2009–2015), Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (2015–2018)|
|Preceded by:||Abdullah Ahmad Badawi|
|Succeeded by:||Mahathir Mohamad|
|Twitter:||Najib Razak's Twitter profile|
|Facebook:||Najib Razak's Facebook profile|
About Najib Razak
Malaysian politician who became sixth Prime Minister of Malaysia in 2009. In office, he established the PR1MA act to increase the affordability of urban housing.
He received a bachelor's degree in industrial economics from the University of Nottingham in 1974.
He tried to adopt a more moderate image for himself in comparison to past Malaysian Prime Ministers.
He married Rosmah Mansor in 1987 and they raised five kids together. His father is former Malaysian Prime Minister Abdul Razak Hussein.
He attended Malvern College like journalist Jeremy Paxman.
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