LABUAN, Feb 26 (Bernama) --Labuan UMNO is optimistic of Barisan Nasional (BN) winning with increased majority votes in the 14th general election.
Its chief, Datuk Mohd Rafi Alli Hassan, said this followed the positive feedback of various programmes carried out by the movement after the last general election.
"We organise programmes that suited the needs of the young people, not just for UMNO Youth members, and that help us to serve them effectively," he said to Bernama in an exclusive interview today.
He said the programmes on youth and sports development, religious activities, educational programmes and the monthly free fuel top-up for motorists for 150cc motorcycles and below have bridged the gap between the people, especially between youths and community leaders, particularly UMNO leaders.
"With our people-oriented programmes and positive feedback, we believe more than 80 per cent of youths on the island will support BN," he said.....