Tag: Aljunied-Hougang Town Council

Pritam Singh, Sylvia Lim and Low Thia Khiang ‘will continue work in earnest’ even after being found liable for damages suffered by AHTC

Earlier today, Low Thia Khiang, Sylvia Lim and Pritam Singh, all parliamentarians from the Workers’ Party (WP) were found liable for damages in a case that investigated misuse of town council funds. Between July 2011 and July 2015, the Aljunied Hougang Town Council (AHTC) paid at least...

PAP grassroots leaders accused of trying to claim credit for WP’s quick action in putting out fire at Aljunied

Grassroots leaders affiliated with the ruling People's Action Party (PAP) have been accused of publishing a misleading social media post and of trying to claim credit for the Workers' Party's (WP) quick action in putting out a fire in the opposition-held Aljunied ward. On Sunday...

AHTC trial Day 15: Pritam Singh quotes LKY, who said in 2011 Aljunied voters would have five years to “repent”  if  WP won

The head of the Workers’ Party, Mr. Pritam Singh, took the stand for the first time at the high profile Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) trial on Thursday, October 25. During the course of cross examination that morning, Mr. Pritam Singh argued with Senior Counsel...

AHTC trial Day 14: Davinder Singh to Sylvia Lim, “You have no qualms lying.”

Wednesday, 14 days into the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) trial, Senior Counsel Davinder Singh called the effort of the defendants - to draw parallels between how FM Solutions and Services (FMSS) and CPG Facilities Management both did not disclose the interests of their shareholders...

AHTC Trial Day 12: Shaken in cross-examination, Sylvia Low admits that she and other WP MPs breached their duties

On Monday, October 22, Senior Counsel Davinder Singh continued his cross examination of Workers’ Party (WP) chairman Sylvia Lim at the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) trial. A visibly rattled Ms. Low admitted to a breach of duty as chairman of the AHTC, because in...

Davinder Singh to Sylvia Lim, “You lied.” : AHTC trials Day 10

On the 10th day of the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC), Senior Counsel Davinder Singh accused Workers’ Party chairman Sylvia Lim of lying concerning how the (AHTC) in-house computer system was expanded. It was the first time for Ms. Lim to take the witness stand. She followed...

Low Thia Khiang denies allegations WP had a plan to replace the existing managing agent with supporters : AHTC trial day 8

Day 8 of the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) trial saw witnesses for the prosecution questioned for the first time. Senior Counsel Davinder Singh cross-examined former Workers Party head Low Thia Khiang. Mr. Low denied that his supporters had a plan for running the town...