Monthly Archives: October 2020

If politicians can unite, cows will fly

FRANCIS PAUL SIAH COMMENT I have no intention to start with a damper but this is the real, hard truth. Can anyone tell me in which period of our nation’s history did we ever witness a semblance of unity among … Continue reading

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An unelected government is untenable

2020 is a year when several unprecedented incidents took place in our country. Covid-19 was unavoidable, call it “an act of God” if you will, but others were the work of unscrupulous politicians. The political upheavals took its toll on … Continue reading

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Azmin Ali’s head should roll first

FRANCIS PAUL SIAH COMMENT Two DAP leaders have different views on who they are not prepared to work with. They also named names, perhaps to highlight their deep mistrust and resentment for their political opponents. The party’s strategist, Liew Chin … Continue reading

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Sabah’s original sin

FRANCIS PAUL SIAH COMMENT Adam and Eve must surely be ecstatic today, for they have company now in the Garden of Eden. At least, they know they were not the only ones who had disobeyed God and ate the forbidden … Continue reading

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It’s our duty to help the needy

Imagine this. You only have to pay 10 sen for a taxi ride, RM1 for a funeral hearse, RM1 for an ambulance and RM1 to spend the night in a transit home, and shop in a market that sells everything … Continue reading

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To forgive Mahathir’s ‘sins’ or not?

FRANCIS PAUL SIAH COMMENT We are all sinners. None of us is perfect for we have all sinned and fall short of the glory of God. Even saints, when they walked the surface of the Earth, were sinners. The two … Continue reading

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Wrong of Khalid Samad to spill the beans

FRANCIS PAUL SIAH COMMENT I was caught by surprise with the revelation by Khalid Samad, who claimed that Umno president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi had pledged the support of 30 Umno MPs for PKR president Anwar Ibrahim. The Amanah communications director … Continue reading

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Darling, I just love your money

Many of us would have posed this question on the subject of love scam. When it is so common and well-publicised now, why are so many still so gullible? Try talking to the victims or their family members and their … Continue reading

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HIJACK IN MALAYSIA: The Fall of Pakatan Harapan Author: Francis Paul SIah

This book, recently launched, is available from the following: Retail at RM40 (Sarawak and Sabah), RM42 (West Malaysia) SARAWAK KUCHING New Sarawak Tribune Office, Kuching Tel: 082-510005, 082-647375 012 8098188 (Richard Song)019 8583993 (Raymond Goh) MIRI017 8641088 (Wong Yu Boo) … Continue reading

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No one wants an election in Sarawak now

FRANCIS PAUL SIAH COMMENT On Aug 5, before the dates of the Sabah state election were announced, I wrote in my column in a Sarawak daily: “Why should 3.8 million Sabahans be made to suffer by having to go through … Continue reading

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