DAP supremo Lim Kit Siang believes it is time for Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to state which version about the source of the RM2.6 billion donation deposited into his personal accounts was true.
Lim pointed out how there have been numerous and even conflicting versions about the source of the deposits since the expose by The Wall Street Journal in July last year.
The latest version, said Lim, is from Department of Special Affairs (Jasa) director-general Mohd Puad Zarkashi who told students in Canberra, Australia that Najib had “Bank Negara documents” to approve the transfer of the money (RM2.6 billion) into his personal accounts and that he had discussed it with the Bank Negara governor.
Apart from Puad, Lim cited Tourism Minister Nazri Abdul Aziz who had, in August last year, said that the donation was from a “brotherly nation”.
Four days later, Umno Kuantan division chief Wan Adnan Wan Mamat said the RM2.6 billion was from Saudi Arabia as a form of “appreciation” of Malaysia championing Islam and fighting terror group Islamic State (IS). Continue reading