Tag: rafizi ramli

Whistleblower who disclosed documents in high-profile case wins his appeal in Malaysia

A whistleblower who was found guilty of disclosing documents comprising the bank account balance summaries of the meat and livestock company in Malaysia won his appeal against his conviction. The High Court acquitted the political leader, Rafizi Ramli by overturning his conviction last year for charges under the Banking...

Is Nurul Izzah distancing herself from her own party?

On Monday, Malaysian Member of Parliament (MP) Nurul Izzah Anwar shocked the whole country by announcing her resignation from the vice presidency of the political party to which belongs, the People’s Justice Party (PKR). Nurul also stepped down from her post as chairperson of...

Najib’s Felda initiative raises more ire from settlers

In an unexpected turn, the incentives promised to Felda settlers raised more eyebrows and questions from the settlers themselves. The RM1.6 billion deal - seen as electoral goodies - was announced by Najib last week in a bid to boost support for the ruling Umno. Felda...

Mahathir as PM is opposition’s bold move against Najib

The opposition coalition Pakatan Harapan has now taken bold steps to up the ante in their fight against Prime Minister Najib Razak. And it is bound to nominate Mahathir as their Prime Ministerial candidate. While local media networks were at odds on news that former Prime...

Another try at it and Anwar may end Barisan’s rule, says party

Saying that it is Anwar Ibrahim and not Mahathir Mohamad or Lim Kit Siang and not even the Islamists from the PAS that has weakened the government of Prime Minister Najib Razak, thus the former should be the next Prime Minister is absolutely correct. Amid...

Ruling Malaysian coalition has unfair advantage in upcoming polls

In this democratic era, most elections for political power in the governmental positions i country’s citizens.s done through the process of voting, but in Malaysia there are doubts on this process. If one compares the current situation to the olden days when governments were ruled by non-elected...

Malaysia anti-corruption body member accused of corruption

Nasharudin Mat Isa, the PAS member who was accused of receiving 1MDB money, is also a member of the MACC panel,  the "Consultation and Corruption Prevention Panel of the MACC." PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli had said Nasharudin Mat Isa, a former PAS deputy president, had received funds from...

Opposition can win 116 seats if 5% Malays swing against Najib

There is no doubt a large number of the Malay community has an endearing love for the United Malays National Organisation or Umno, the party that won the country's independence from the Mat Saleh or white men (British), and the unconditional support its leader Najib Razak will garner...

With elections near, Rafizi pressures Najib on 1MDB

Opposition MP Rafizi Ramli is not worried about a jail term that is hanging over his head and he is pressing ahead with more charges against supporters of the Prime Minister Najib Razak. After announcing that a former PAS leader had received 1MDB money, he...

Opposition MP says has undeniable proof 1MDB money went to Islamists

Saying he has undeniable proof that money from the scandal hit 1MDB has made its way into the account of a personality close to the Party Islam-Se Malaysia (PAS), Rafizi Ramli, an opposition Member of Parliament urged the Islamist party leader to respond to...