Sabah People's Front

The Sabah People's Front (SPF) or in Malay: Barisan Rakyat Sabah is a political party in Malaysia formed by former president of Federated Sabah People's Front (BERSEKUTU), Berman Angkap on 8 December 2010 after its dissolution.[1]

Sabah People's Front
Barisan Rakyat Sabah
FounderBerman Angkap
Legalised8 December 2010
Preceded byBarisan Rakyat Sabah Bersekutu (BERSEKUTU)
Succeeded bySarawak Workers Party (SWP)
Sabah Peace Party (SPP)
HeadquartersKota Kinabalu, Sabah
ColoursBlue, green, red, yellow
Dewan Negara:
0 / 70
Dewan Rakyat:
0 / 222
Sabah State Legislative Assembly:
0 / 60

SPF's new president Berman Angkap announced that SPF was formed to fulfill the wishes of the peoples of Sabah to recover the rights of the state.[2]

However, in 2012, the SPF was taken over by some former Sarawak Peoples' Party (PRS) members led by dissident leader Sng Chee Hua and turned into the new Sarawak Workers Party (SWP).[3][4]

In aftermath of the 2013 Malaysian general election (GE13), the SPF party former president Berman Angkap formed and became the president of another new Parti Damai Sabah or Sabah Peace Party (SPP) as its successor,[5] which had contested in the 2020 Sabah state election.[6]

See also


  1. Parti politik baru untuk Sabah 15 Dis 2010, The Malaysia Insider Archived 2015-02-20 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Parti Barisan Rakyat Sabah (SPF) - parti politik terbaru" (in Malay). Malaysiakini. 15 December 2010. Retrieved 13 April 2016.
  3. Nigel Edgar (8 May 2012). "Sabah People's Front reborn as Sarawak Workers Party". The Star. Retrieved 12 June 2018.
  4. "Barisan Rakyat Sabah Bersekutu (English: Federated Sabah People's Front)". SINGAPORE ELECTIONS. Retrieved 13 April 2016.
  5. "ROS names 20 new political parties". The Star. 2 September 2013. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
  6. Leonard Alaza (17 April 2018). "Another party comes 'alive'". Daily Express. Retrieved 8 May 2018.

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