Datuk Amar Abang Johari To Fill In Big Shoes As The Sixth CM
Hon. Datuk Amar Abang Abdul Rahman Zohari Tun Openg was sworn in as Sarawak’s sixth Chief Minister before the Head of State, Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud at the Astana, Kuching on January 13.
Datuk Amar Abang Abdul Rahman Zohari, whose last Cabinet appointment as Deputy Chief Minister, Minister for Housing and Minister for Arts and Culture, was appointed to Chief Minister’s post following the demise of the Right Honorable Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem on Wednesday, January 11.
Fondly known as Datuk Amar Abang Haji Johari, the new Chief Minster has been a driving force in the tourism industry and was well-liked in the industry circle.