Tag: Li Shengwu

Lee Kuan Yew’s grandson Li Shengwu: Say no to the PAP now, before it’s too late

Just days before Singapore goes to the polls, Li Shengwu, grandson of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew, took to social media once again to speak out against the incumbents. In a Facebook post yesterday (Jul 7), the nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong...

“I cannot see how putting up a Facebook post poses a real risk of prejudicing proceedings” – Li Shengwu calls out K Shanmugam

After a high court hearing on Li Shengwu’s prosecution over a private Facebook post, the grandson of Lee Kuan Yew took to social media to update netizens on the status of proceedings. Mr Li, son of Lee Hsien Yang and nephew of Prime Minister Lee...

Li Shengwu: “behavior by the AGC is one reason why I decided not to participate in the proceedings against me”

Following a high court hearing on Thursday (Jul 2), Li Shengwu, son of Lee Hsien Yang, updated on the proceedings. Mr Li wrote: “This prosecution over a private Facebook post has taken three years and thousands of pages of legal documents. The whole course of...

“It is in your blood”: Netizens call for Lee Hsien Yang and Li Shengwu to contest in the GE

A wave of support from netizens washed in after Li Shengwu, Lee Hsien Yang’s oldest son, announced that he had donated to both the Workers’ Party (WP) and the Progress Singapore Party (PSP). On Saturday (Jun 27), Mr Li wrote in a Facebook post: “I've...

Lee Hsien Yang’s son Li Shengwu donates to both the Workers’ Party and the Progress Singapore Party

Li Shengwu announced on social media over the weekend that he had made donations to both the Workers’ Party (WP) and the Progress Singapore Party (PSP). Mr Li, the oldest son of Lee Hsien Yang and nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, wrote in...

Lee Hsien Yang sends “superhero” birthday greetings to son Li Shengwu

Mr Lee Hsien Yang, the younger brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, sent birthday greetings to his son Li Shengwu earlier today (Feb 4). In a Facebook post, he wrote: "Happy Birthday Shengwu. Superhero." He also shared a photo of himself carrying a little boy...

Li Shengwu ordered to attend hearings for cross-examination in contempt of court case

The High Court on Monday (Feb 3) ordered Li Shengwu to attend court hearings to be cross-examined, and he now has 14 days to answer questions posed to him by the Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) related to allegations of contempt of court. In a Facebook post...

AGC: Li Shengwu must keep defending himself if he has “nothing to hide”

Singapore—The Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) said on Thursday (Jan 23) that Li Shengwu, the nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, should keep on defending himself and appear when the cross-examination is scheduled for his contempt of court case, if he has "nothing to hide.” The AGC...

Li Shengwu refuses to take part in proceedings for allegedly “scandalising the judiciary”, removes cousin Li Hongyi from Facebook friends list

In a Facebook post this evening (Jan 22), shared by his father Lee Hsien Yang, Mr Li Shengwu announced his refusal to continue to participate in the proceedings against him by the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) for "scandalising the judiciary". Mr Li wrote: "I have an...

“A superstar of the Bar.” A profile on David Pannick, legal advisor to Li Shengwu

Singapore—On September 25, Li Shengwu announced via his Facebook page that for the past two years, his legal team has been getting advice from David Pannick. Mr Li wrote, “I’m grateful for Lord Pannick’s guidance and help, even as he has been in the...