Tag: Najib

Jho Low, 1MDB fugitive, was at Najib’s house in 2011

KUALA LUMPUR — The alleged 1MDB mastermind and fugitive Jho Low whose real name is Low Taek Jho was at the former Malaysian Prime Minister's house in mid-January 2011 and met with a banker who provided bank account and credit card opening forms Najib...

Najib settled Italy card expenditure with SRC money, court told

KUALA LUMPUR — Ex-PM Najib Razak settled a RM3.9 million card bill with money from the SRC International Sdn Bhd in 2014 and 2015. The High Court in Najib’s corruption and criminal breach of trust trial heard on Monday from Yeoh Eng Leong, an AmBank...

DAP’s win with Muslim support in Sabah wipes Najib’s appeal: Kit Siang

The magnificent run by 'Bossku' or Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak's bold rebranding is in tatters after a massive win by the Democratic Action Party in Sandakan, Sabah. Official results show Pakatan Harapan finally breaking the losing streak against Najib's coalition with PAS. DAP has retained the...

Dr Mahathir came to fix Malaysia’s economy but corruption proves to be a bane

This week, Malaysia celebrates one year since the Pakatan Harapan government swept to power after it dislodged former Prime Minister Najib Razak in a tight electoral race. The new regime under the leadership of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad set out to fix the broken economy and...

Malaysia sends ex-Goldman banker to US over 1MDB charges

A former Goldman Sachs banker has been extradited from Malaysia to the United States to face charges linked to the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal, Malaysia said Monday. Huge sums of public money were stolen from Malaysian state fund 1MDB and used to buy everything from yachts...

Do Felda’s lost billions compensate for the absence of the pink diamond?

The Najib Razak camp scored a slim victory over reports his wife Rosmah Mansor did not buy a pink diamond as claimed by their opponents in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government. However, the victory was short-lived for the former prime minister who leaked paragraphs of...

Dr Mahathir slams Najib’s ‘Bossku’ new persona: You support a thief?

IN perhaps the most stinging attack on (former Prime Minister) Najib Razak, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad hit the nail on the head on how opposition supporters could back a politician who has been accused of so many levels of corruption. “Bossku the hero, the penyangak...

Najib’s daughter comforts Rosmah on Instagram on her birthday, day of Najib’s arrest

Najib Razak, Malaysia’s former Prime Minister, was arrested on Monday, December 10, on what should have been a very special day for his family, his wife Rosmah Mansor's 67th birthday. Najib arrived at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters in Putrajaya at eleven o'clock in...

Hundreds of handbags, cash and jewellery seized just like Azrene Ahmad, Najib’s stepdaughter, alleged in Facebook post

In the early hours of the morning, Malaysian police reported that they seized 284 boxes containing designer handbags and approximately 72 bags stuffed with cash and jewellery from a private residence linked to former prime minister Najib Razak. Amar Singh, head of the Malaysian police commercial...

Masterchef, The Malaysian PM and Crispy Chicken Rendang

By: Obbana Rajah When Malaysian-born Zaleha Kadir Olpin made Nasi Lemak with Chicken Rendang for popular UK cooking competition Masterchef, she intended to portray feelings of nostalgia through her "childhood favourite" dish. My Nasi Lemak dish on MasterchefUK last night. So proud to have served this...