Prime Minister and party president Najib Razak will open the 2016 Umno general assembly, which begins Thursday at Dewan Merdeka, Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur.
The assembly shall start with a parade and the hoisting of the Jalur Gemilang and the Umno flag, Sang Saka Bangsa.
This will be followed by the singing of Negaraku, party song ‘Bersatu, Bersedia, Berkhidmat’ and the three songs of the women, youth and puteri wings at Plaza Merdeka, before the event moves to Dewan Merdeka.
Najib will then deliver his presidential policy speech before 2,762 delegates.
Before the policy speech, a financial and membership report will be tabled by treasurer Salleh Said Keruak and party secretary-general Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.
The five-day assembly began from Tuesday.