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Why it’s important to lower the voting age from 21 to 18

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Recently, the President of the Senate, Rais Yatim, claimed that the Pakatan Harapan government may have been hasty in gazetting the motion to lower the voting age from 21 to 18, and that politics is no place for school-going children. BFM discusses the contents of his statement and the importance of lowering the voting age with Qyira Yusri, co-founder of Undi 18.

Produced by Dashran Yohan

Presented by Tee Shiao Eek and Lim Sue Ann

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AGENDA RAKYAT - Lima perkara utama
  1. Tegakkan maruah serta kualiti kehidupan rakyat
  2. Galakkan pembangunan saksama, lestari serta tangani krisis alam sekitar
  3. Raikan kerencaman dan keterangkuman
  4. Selamatkan demokrasi dan angkatkan keluhuran undang-undang
  5. Lawan rasuah dan kronisme
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