Y.M.M. Tunku Ampuan Negeri Sembilan, Tuanku Najihah binti Almarhum Tunku Besar Burhanuddin DK., DMN., DK (Kedah)., DK (KELANTAN)., SPTJ, SPMK.
Tuanku Najihah studied at the London School of Oriental Studies and was a committee member of the Associated Country Women of the World. She later pursued various language courses and special training programmes for diplomatic wives when Almarhum Tuanku Ja'afar was undergoing a special Diplomatic Service course in London.
Tuanku Najihah is known as an accomplished sportswoman, leading socialite and for her contributions towards improving the lives of society's less fortunate. She has a strong passion to help the needy which is reflected by her many selfless contributions to the physically challenged and the underprivileged. She is well known for her willingness to lend support towards any noble cause.
As patron of the Tunku Ampuan Najihah Children's Home in Temiang, she makes it a point to provide special care and attention to its physically challenged and underprivileged residents.
As a keen sportswoman, Tunku Ampuan Najihah excels in hockey, basketball, badminton and is known for her golf and tennis skills as well as her shooting abilities. She is still actively involved in sports through her stewardship of various sporting associations. These include:
Patron of IKEBANA Malaysia. | Patron of Malaysian Ladies Golf Association (MALGA). | Patron of Tuanku Najihah Foundation.
She is also the patron of various national women's associations including the Lembaga Kebajikan Perempuan Islam and the Women's Institute.
Tunku Ampuan Najihah and Almarhum Tuanku Ja'afar Ibni Almarhum Tuanku Abdul Rahman are blessed with six children’s, 3 Princes and 3 Princesses.