Tag: Rosmah Mansor

Rosmah faces new charges, while Jho Low’s legal team spends over US $1 million on public relations

The wife of Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak, Rosmah Mansor, is now facing new accusations of soliciting and receiving bribes from a firm that bid for a project with the government. This brings charges against Rosmah to a total of 19, including tax...

How vintage handbags like Rosmah Mansor’s seized goods can be a wise investment

Rosmah Mansor’s 284 boxes of luxury handbags are worth a small fortune. The market for pre-owned designer and vintage handbags is doing well, even in the time of economic uncertainty. This is because independent online resellers are making it happen. The public found out that...

Rosmah helped Jho Low to get to center of power in Malaysia—Billion Dollar Whale author

Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor is allegedly the gatekeeper who gave Jho Low access to Malaysia’s highest echelons of power. This allegation was made by Tom Wright, the journalist who co-wrote "Billion Dollar Whale,” the book exposing Low’s involvement in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal,...

Bad colour sense and Birkin addiction

Rosmah Mansor, the wife of Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak, has been in the spotlight for her extensive Birkin bag collection. When a raid at two condominium units linked to ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak was conducted, Federal Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID) director Comm...

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...

The Liabilities and Assets of Political Wives

By Augustine Low They say behind every successful man there is a woman. Sometimes, it’s the reverse – behind a politician’s downfall is a woman of extravagance. And they don’t come any more extravagant than Rosmah Mansor, wife of former Malaysian PM Najib Razak. Long known...

Viral message asks Malays to break their silence

In a viral WhatsApp story in Malaysia, an underwriter who was working for Malaysia National Insurance about forty years ago urged Malays not to remain silent in the wake of the scandals that has rigged Prime Minister Najib Razak's government recently. The Independent can reveal...