PUTRAJAYA, 2 April 2009: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi today feted about 130 staff of the Prime Minister and Defence Minister’s offices to lunch at Seri Perdana here.
Abdullah, accompanied by his wife, Datin Seri Jeanne Abdullah, was given a rousing reception when he arrived.
Also present was his religious advisor, Datuk Dr Abdullah Md Zin.
Abdullah in his speech recorded his appreciation to his staff for their support and cooperation during his tenure.
He also asked for forgiveness for any mistakes he may have made during his service and reminded the staff to carry out their duties diligently to provide good and efficient services.
“Also on behalf of my wife, thank you for your support. If there were mistakes, please forgive.
“I also want to wish all of you a pleasant time doing your duties,” he said. — Bernama