Category Archives: Abang Johari

I am a Sarawakian and I am ‘bodoh’

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | “Orang Sarawak bukan bodoh, kata ketua menterinya” (The people of Sarawak are not fools, says Sarawak chief minister) was the header in many Bahasa Malaysia newspapers and news portals a week ago. This proud … Continue reading

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Abang Johari against hudud law in Sarawak

  The Sarawak state government under its new Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg continues to stand firm in opposing the hudud law from coming to Sarawak. “I want to make it clear that hudud is not applicable to Sarawak and I … Continue reading

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Sarawak under fire for banning entry to Sabah DCM’s brother

Abang Johari (pic) has been accused of abusing his discretionary immigration power to ban Datuk Jeffery Kitingan from entering Sarawak. — Picture by Sulok Tawie KUCHING, March 12 ― The Dayak National Congress (DNC) civil society movement accused today Sarawak Chief … Continue reading

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Abang Johari: We will continue policy of English as official language

KUCHING: The state government will continue its policy of adopting English as the official language of the state with Bahasa Malaysia. “It is important for the people to uphold the English language that has become an important communication tool across … Continue reading

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Abang Jo to keep the candle burning

 By Joceline Tan New Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg has his work cut out for him but his big test is whether he can match his predecessor in delivering in the general election. “I love you … Continue reading

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Awang Tengah refutes claims of rift with Abang Johari

<img class=” wp-image-630331″ src=”” alt=”Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan” width=”404″ height=”398″ />Awang Tengah Ali Hasan KUCHING: PBB senior vice-president Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hassan says it is mere public perception that he is not in good terms with … Continue reading

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Congratulatory messages pour in for new Sarawak CM

Datuk Amar Abang Johari waving to the media as he arrives at the Astana Negeri in Petra Jaya to be sworn in as Sarawak’s sixth chief minister, January 13, 2017. — Bernama pic KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — Political leaders … Continue reading

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