An election like none other, is it time for change in Malaysia?

Rosmah Mansor, the wife of Prime Minister Najib Razak, caused a ruckus when she allowed others in the government to address her as the “First Lady” as early as 2009.
Malaysia does not have such a concept, unlike countries with Republican traditions such as the United States or France. Nevertheless, the honorific stuck.
If Anwar and Mahathir have kissed and made up, should Najib be worried?
While controversial to some, it barely merits mention on a list of unusual factors as voters…