Senator Guan Dee Dies Aged 67

KOTA KINABALU: Senator Datuk Guan Dee Koh Hoi, who is also Parti Solidariti Tanah Airku (STAR Sabah) secretary-general, died at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital here at 4.50 pm today. He was 67.

“We are saddened to inform you that Senator Datuk Guan Dee Koh Hoi passed away at 4.50 pm, Oct 26, 2021 at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital. Let us all together pray for him and his family,” the STAR Sabah said in a statement on its Facebook page today, although it did not state the cause of death.

Guan Dee was sworn in as a senator on Dec 16, 2020, and made Deputy Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister on April 16 last year before the Cabinet was dissolved after Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin resigned as Prime Minister on Aug 16.