Monthly Archives: September 2017

Are Sabahans, Sarawakians, only good as No 2?

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | Last week, newly-minted Sabah Pakatan Harapan chairperson Christina Liew proudly declared that a second deputy prime minister’s post will be created for Sabah and Sarawak if Harapan wins the forthcoming 14th general election. Liew … Continue reading

Posted in Pakatan Harapan, Sabah, Sarawak

Arrest of minister’s aide a slap in the face for SUPP

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | Let me begin by being fair to Human Resources Minister Richard Riot Jaem, following the arrest of his political secretary on Wednesday by the MACC. It is wrong to assume that Riot has a hand … Continue reading

Posted in MACC, Sarawak BN

Najib: I’m responsible for getting durian exported to China

Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak today proclaimed himself as the one responsible for getting the national fruit, durian exported to China. In his speech at the National Farmers and Fishermen’s Day in Serdang today, Najib recounted a previous visit to … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Najib Abdul Razak

Leave Malaysia while you can, Zaid tells young Malays

 PETALING JAYA: Calling Malaysia a “sick Muslim country”, Zaid Ibrahim today urged Muslims in the country to embrace the Islamic concept of hijrah, or the migration of the Prophet Muhammad to flee from persecution, by moving to the UK where … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Zaid Ibrahim

Sarawak Governor Taib Mahmud And His Family Are Accused Of Money Laundering In Canada

2017-09-22 View Source An Ottawa-based real estate company, Sakto Group, linked to Malaysia’s Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud has been accused of money laundering and will face the court in Toronto, Canada A judge at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Taib Mahmud aka The Termite, The Taib family

Barring Dr M from entering S’wak would be a ‘mortal sin’

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | At long last, former premier and Pakatan Harapan chairperson Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be stepping onto Sarawak soil again. He is scheduled to speak at a Pakatan Harapan event in Kuching on Sept 24. … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, MoCS (Sarawak), Sarawak

Mahathir: Opposition can win in Malaysia

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is interviewed in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday. Photo – AP Former Malaysian strongman Mahathir Mohamad says the opposition alliance campaigning to topple the country’s corruption-tainted leader can win the next general elections and pull … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad, MoCS (Sarawak)

New president aims to ‘score big’

Triumphant: Bibi Ramjani reacting after she won the Kelantan Football Association’s presidency. KOTA BARU: The country’s first woman to be elected to head a state football association will count on her business acumen to “score big”. Bibi Ramjani Ilias Khan, … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Sports

Husam believes Dr M can capture Putrajaya seat

Parti Amanah Negara vice-president Husam Musa believes former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be able to pull off what he could not in the general election – capturing the parliamentary seat of Putrajaya. “If Mahathir contests, I am confident … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak)

Newsweek publishes Wolfowitz’s piece, heading reads ‘Trump meets M’sian crook’

Newsweek has reproduced an article penned by former World Bank president Paul Wolfowitz on the meeting between United States President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak. The magazine published the article, which first appeared on the American Enterprise … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak