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MACC: Sec-gen is from Rural and Regional Development Ministry

PETALING JAYA: The suspect who was arrested earlier Wednesday for alleged graft is from the Rural and Regional Development Ministry, confirms Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) deputy chief commissioner (operations) Datuk Azam Baki. When contacted to verify the identity of the suspect, Azam confirmed that it was the current Ministry secretary-general, Datuk Mohd Arif Ab Rahman. […]

Senior DBKL officer slapped with 18 corruption charges

KUALA LUMPUR: A Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) executive director was today charged at the Sessions Court with 18 counts of accepting bribes and accumulating assets as well as obtaining illegal income of up to RM4.99 million in total. Syed Afendy Ali Syed Abid Ali claimed trial to charges under the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act, […]

MACC to call up 30 more DBKL officers

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is casting its net wider in its crackdown against corrupt Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) officers. The New Straits Times reported that the anti-graft body was expected to call up at least 30 more officers of the local council, who were believed to have been working in cahoots […]

False declaration case against Guan Eng’s ex-landlord closed

KUALA LUMPUR, May 4 — The Attorney-General’s Chambers will not pursue charges of making a false declaration against the woman who sold her house to Lim Guan Eng, Penang police said today. According to Penang police chief Abdul Ghafar Rajab, deputy public prosecutors decided that the case required no further action several days ago. When […]

Difference Between Lim Guan Eng’s House & Khir Toyo’s House

For those who don’t know how to differentiate the case between Lim Guan Eng’s house and Khir Toyo’s house, the chart tells you the difference.

Launching of Citizen’s Declaration

Today, I joined Lim Kit Siang and Anthony Loke at the press conference called by the former PM, Tun Dr Mahathir to launch the Citizen’s Declaration which main objectives are to oust PM Najib and to bring about institutional reforms. The press conference was held at the UM Alumni Club. I was very happy to […]

More than US$1 billion in Najib’s accounts, claims WSJ

Fresh allegations that deposits into Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak’s personal bank accounts totalled more than US$1 billion have been reported by The Wall Street Journal. This is allegedly inclusive of the US$681 million (RM2.6 billion) deposit, which Najib and Malaysian authorities have identified to be a political donation. However, the WSJ report does not […]

Msia’s reputation going down the tubes, says Aussie daily

PETALING JAYA: The reputation of Malaysia as a moderate Muslim nation is going down the tubes as the government continues to attract attention and for all the wrong reasons, said Australian daily Sydney Morning Herald (SMH). In an editorial, SMH cited the jailing of former Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, almost one year ago, for what […]

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