Category Archives: Sarawak Legislative Assembly

Sarawak DAP women reps furious over sexual remark

Dukau Papau DAP women representatives, furious with a sexually-tinged remark made by  Housing Minister Abang Johari Openg, want it expunged from  the Hansard  of the Sarawak state assembly. He had told DAP State assemblywoman for Pending state assemblyperson Violet Yong … Continue reading

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Sue me please, Chong tells Taib

By Joseph Tawie Taib Mahmud’s dismissal of the opposition’s successes in Sarawak is a denial that BN’s influence is eroding. KUCHING: Kota Sentosa assemblyman Chong Chieng Jen has accepted Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud’s ultimatum to sue him. Taib claimed … Continue reading

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Poor healthcare in Sarawak: DAP blames Taib

By Joseph Tawie KUCHING: Poor healthcare services in Sarawak, particularly in Meradong constituency came under the spotlight at the state legislative Assembly sitting alongwith Chief Minister Taib Mahmud’s trip to Switzerland for dental care. Urging Taib to ‘spare a thought’ … Continue reading

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Shut up… you lawyer buruk’

By Joseph Tawie State Legislative Assembly sitting earlier today saw Deputy Chief Minister Alfred Jabu go into a fit of rage screaming “shut up, shut up… you are lawyer buruk” at opposition leader and Bukit Assek assemblyman Wong Ho Leng. … Continue reading

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The inconvenient truth about Taib

Malaysiakini YOURSAY ‘It’s vintage Mahathir to ignore an inconvenient truth and create diversion by dismissing the charges as mere smear campaign.’ Taib targeted because polls loom, says Mahathir Idiots Rule: What “funny things” and “political game” former PM Dr Mahathir … Continue reading

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‘Afraid’ Jabu, dont ‘sell’ your soul

By Joseph Tawie KUCHING: Deputy Chief Minister and long-time Betong assemblyman Alfred Jabu Numpang is a true-blue Dayak who has served in the Barisan Nasional for the last 37 years, but is said to have done little to help the … Continue reading

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DAP riles angry Taib with questions on contracts

By Joseph Tawie Sarawak Chief Minister Taib Mahmud lost his cool in the State Legislative Assembly yesterday when an opposition assemblyman sought clarification over contracts awarded to his son Abu Bekir Mahmud’s company Titanium Management Project Sdn Bhd. Kota Sentosa … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, DAP Updates, Sarawak Legislative Assembly, Taib Mahmud aka The Termite | 1 Comment