(April 10): The name of the next Johor Menteri Besar will be presented to the Johor Sultan Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar after he accepts Osman Sapian's resignation, said Bersatu president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
In a statement this evening, Muhyiddin said Osman's resignation letter was submitted to the Sultan on Monday, Malaysiakini reported.
"The name of the next Menteri Besar will be presented to the Johor Sultan for his consent, once his Highness agrees to accept Osman's resignation.
"I hope the process of choosing the next Menteri Besar will proceed in an orderly manner to ensure the smooth running of the State administration.
"It is important to ensure the State's development is not disrupted during this transition," he said.