Former Johor MB Osman Sapian dies
JOHOR BAHRU,. Former Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Osman Sapian died at 11.45 pm yesterday. He was 69.
His brother Datuk Aziz Sapian said Osman died at his son’s home in Damansara, Kuala Lumpur.
“I was informed of his death by one of our siblings,” he told Bernama when contacted.
On Oct 13, Osman, who was Kempas assemblyman and Ayer Hitam Bersatu chief, was admitted to the KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital here after suffering a mild stroke and later treated at the Universiti Putra Malaysia Teaching Hospital (HPUPM), Selangor.
He was appointed Johor’s 16th Menteri Besar after the 2018 general election, serving from May 12, 2018 until April 8, 2019.