28 Apr '11, 12pm

'I can stand on my own feet': WP Hougang man #SGelections

'I can stand on my own feet': WP Hougang man #SGelections

WORKERS' Party (WP) leader Yaw Shin Leong has pledged to build on and strengthen the 'very strong' foundation that party chief Low Thia Khiang has left behind in Hougang single-seat ward. But he also insisted that he is his own man and that he can 'stand on his own feet' in Hougang, without having to ride on Mr Low's coat-tails. 'For me, I will be myself. Mr Low will be Mr Low. We'll definitely be different in that sense,' said Mr Yaw, a day after he was appointed to defend the ward held by Mr Low, 54. Mr Yaw, a 34-year-old businessman, also said he was confident that Hougang residents are familiar with him, given his involvement with party and constituency work there since 2001. But he stopped short of outlining specific plans, saying he wanted to take things one step at a time. Mr Yaw spoke to reporters on Thursday during a party walkabout in the Hougang ward with Mr Low...

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