02 Jun '11, 1am

George Yeo for President?

SINGAPORE - As the window opened yesterday for the race for the Presidential Election to begin, former Foreign Minister George Yeo, 57, sprung a surprise by indicating that he could yet throw his hat into the ring - despite seemingly ruling out the option last month. As three others picked up application forms to be certified eligible for the role, Mr Yeo wrote on his Facebook page yesterday afternoon: "Many Singaporeans from different walks of life, young and old, have asked me to reconsider my decision on the Presidency, some impassionately. Thinking hard about it and praying for wisdom." He had said in a press conference on May 10 that he was a "free spirit" and did not think he was "temperamentally suited for such a job", although when asked by reporters then if he was retiring from politics, he had said it was "the responsibility of every citizen to be involved in pol...

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