During the lockdown period, many Malaysians
who lost their livelihoods raised white flags outside their homes so
their neighbours could assist with immediate needs like food and
The idea was sparked by, Nik Faizah Nik Othman, 48, who is no stranger in the NGO activitst circles and who will contest in the Pengkalan Chepa parliamentary seat in the upcoming 15th general election (GE15).
Her participation this time will be her second electoral attempt after her first try at the Kelaboran state seat under the Amanah ticket in the previous 2018 general election.
Leaving the world of education as a teacher at SK Dato Hashim 1, Pengkalan Chepa back in 2002, Nik Faizah (above) said she dabbled in community service before making the plunge into politics.
mainstay of my participation in politics is serving the people in an
effort to solve the social, economic and governance issues of the
“So, I am always ready to take up the challenge when invited to stand in the Pengkalan Chepa parliamentary seat.
though I have only moved here from Tumpat for a few years, my husband
and I have been running a business in Pengkalan Chepa for a long time,
besides having taught here before,” she said when met by Malaysiakini in Kota Bharu yesterday.
be fair : Please vote her to be the MP she deserve it cause she has the people in her heart the initiator of white flag she want to serve n help the people
Semuaboleh : Hope she will win. Kelantanese deserve a person who talks about their daily issues instead of using religion to instill fear by branding their opponents kafirs and communist.
BlueHorse9150 : Yes. Give people their internet. In this day and age, internet is almost a necessity to study, work and help to develop the nation
Gotcha : Tolak parti lama tu. Sokong lah Nik Faizah seorang yang cerdik dan rajin.
Fools seldom differ : A good choice by Amanah. A candidate with credible credentials to serve the rakyat of Kelantan long neglected by Pas under Haidi.
IndigoRaven0966 : Here we go wonder women. U have our full support and a leak in wall barrier can lead to whole wall collapse.👏👏👏👏👏
Krabian : Should vote for her and send PAS packing to send a signal to PAS for their toxic regularity.
BlueShark1548 : A challenge and a formidable candidate for PAS which is slanted against woman! Hope women, young people and rural folks vote her as MP!