FIRST FEMALE SENATE DEPUTY SPEAKER


Datuk Armani Hj Mahiruddin

20 Jul 2024

SABAH

Sabah senator Datuk Armani Hj. Mahiruddin was appointed the first female Senate Deputy Speaker on July 9, 2009. Armani, 53, was a school teacher for 17 years before joining politics in 1994. The Libaran Wanita Umno chief had managed several by-elections and state elections in Sabah and Sarawak

TIMBALAN SPEAKER SENAT WANITA PERTAMA
Senator Sabah Datuk Armani Hj Mahiruddin dilantik sebagai Timbalan Speaker Senat wanita pertama pada 9 Julai, 2009. Armani, 53, seorang guru selama 17 tahun sebelum menyertai politik. Ketua Wanita Umno Libaran ini telah membantu dalam beberapa pilihanraya kecil dan negeri di Sabah dan Sarawak.