Saidi Shariff is confirmed dead at the age of 79.
Saidi was best known as a Singaporean politician.
Saidi Shariff
Member of Parliament
for Kaki Bukit
In office
Preceded byConstituency Established
Succeeded byChew Heng Ching
Personal details
Bornc. 1941
Died14 January 2020 (aged 79)
Political partyPeople's Action Party
Alma materUniversity of Hull
Saidi Shariff (c. 1941 – 14 January 2020) was a Singaporean politician belonging to People's Action Party. He was a member of the Parliament of Singapore.
Shariff was a founding member of Yayasan Mendaki which is a self-help group. In the sixties he worked at the National Community Leadership Training Institute. He was elected as a member of the Parliament of Singapore from Kaki Bukit in 1980.
After his parliamentary career Shariff started to take classes for young leaders. Later, he received postgraduate degree from the University of Hull at the age of 56. He retired as an assistant director from Yayasan Mendaki in 2002.
Shariff died on 14 January 2020 at the age of 79.
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