By MOHD SHUKRI ISHAK
JAKARTA — Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) sent a congratulatory message to Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob after he was sworn in as Malaysia’s ninth prime minister by the King Saturday.
The message was sent via Jokowi’s Twitter [email protected]
“Warmest congratulations Your Excellency Ismail Sabri [email protected] on your appointment as the 9th Prime Minister of Malaysia.
“Ready to continue working together to strengthen Indonesia-Malaysia bilateral relations,” said Jokowi on Saturday night.
The Bera Member of Parliament took his oath of oce before Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah at Istana Negara on Saturday (Aug 21).