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Yang Berhormat Datuk
 Ahmad Shabery Cheek

Malaysian Minister of Youth and Sports
Assumed office 
10 April 2009
Preceded by Ismail Sabri Yaakob

Malaysian Minister of Information
In office
18 March 2008 – 9 April 2009
Preceded by Zainuddin Maidin
Succeeded by Rais Yatim

Member of Parliament for Kemaman
Assumed office 
8 March 2008

Born 10 December 1958 (1958-12-10) (age 51)
Political party Malaysia United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) part of Barisan Nasional
Occupation Politician
Member of Parliament
Religion Islam

Datuk Ahmad Shabery Cheek is a Malaysian politician and the current Malaysian Youth and Sports Minister. He is also the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Kemaman in Terengganu. He is a member of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), the main component party of the ruling coalition Barisan Nasional.

From 2004 to 2008, he was the Parliamentary Secretary for the Foreign Ministry. After the 2008 general election which saw former Information Minister Datuk Seri Zainuddin Maidin lose his bid for reelection, then Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi appointed Ahmad Shabery as Information Minister in his reshuffled Cabinet. On 10 April 2009, current Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak appointed him as the Minister of Youth and Sports.



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