Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s mother, Tun Rahah Mohamed Noah, has died.
Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa shared this in a tweet at 4.55pm today.
“Innalillahi wainna ilaihi rojiun, with deep sadness, Tun Rahah Mohamed Noah has returned to the Creator just a while ago.
“May Allah grant strength and patience to the family and may Allah SWT bless her soul.”
The widow of second prime minister Tun Abdul Razak Hussein was 87.
In a tweet, Najib expressed his sadness of his mother’s passing.
“Bonda (mother) is no longer here. Our entire family is at the hospital.
“The sadness and the tears are flowing. There are no words to describe this lost,” he tweeted on Friday (Dec 18).
It is understood that Rahah had been ill for some time.
Her body will be taken to Masjid Ar-Rahah, Kuala Lumpur, before being buried in Masjid Negara tonight.