Rafizi, The New Face of PKR



PKR narration have been taken over by Rafizi Ramli since he announces on his return.



The data indicated that Rafizi Ramli has been the top PKR topic influencer with 1,326 statements in total, as compared to Anwar Ibrahim with 699 statements and Lim guan Eng with 675 statements, for the month in review.



Meanwhile, at the end of March, Rafizi Ramli remained as the top influencer of PKR topics with 553 statements, followed by Saifuddin Nasution Ismail with 232 statements and Najib Razak with 192 statements in total.





From the graph, the news exposure on Rafizi Ramli throughout the one-month period spiked on 15 March onwards and went highest on the 17th, which is right after the state election. Meanwhile, it can be seen that Rafizi started to give a lot of statements on the 15th and 20th.



Due to his return to the political arena, he has been receiving substantial news exposures and has made a lot of public statements though his return was not supported by most leaders in PKR.





From the table above, we can see that the media has been giving an outstanding focus on Saifuddin Nasution Ismail under PKR topic, then followed by Setiausaha Agung PKR and Fahmi Fadzil starting from 23 to 29 March after the state election.



Being contested with Rafizi Ramli and also one of the PKR leaders who are against his return to the party, Saifuddin has been receiving a lot of media coverage in the mentioned period.