Up to $483m meant for Sabah's rural poor stolen, probe shows - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesUp to $483m meant for Sabah's rural poor stolen, probe showsThe Straits TimesFormer Cabinet minister Shafie Apdal (above) has called the probe a "political assassination Former Cabinet minister Shafie Apdal has called the probe a "political assassination" targeted at him. Parti Warisan Sabah vice-president Peter Anthony (above ...and more »

Five-day remand for Warisan veep, company director - The Borneo Post

Five-day remand for Warisan veep, company directorThe Borneo PostKOTA KINABALU: Parti Warisan Sabah vice president Anthony Peter and a company director were ordered by the Magistrate's Court here yesterday to undergo a five-day remand to facilitate investigation involving the alleged embezzlement of funds for rural ...and more »

RM1.5 billion siphoned from ministry for Sabah projects – Azam Baki - The Borneo Post

RM1.5 billion siphoned from ministry for Sabah projects – Azam BakiThe Borneo PostHe said the amount was part of a RM7.5 billion government allocation which was channeled through a ministry to implement rural projects in Sabah. “The projects were related to water, electricity and road development and some of the projects may not ...and more »

Misappropriation of RM180mln fund: Sabah politician, businessman remanded - The Borneo Post

Misappropriation of RM180mln fund: Sabah politician, businessman remandedThe Borneo PostKOTA KINABALU: A Sabah political party leader and a businessman were remanded for five days beginning yesterday to assist investigation on a case of misappropriation of a RM180 million fund for a rural project in the state. Magistrate Stephanie Sherron ...and more »

Probe on misappropriation of funds in KKLW in Sabah transparent – DPM - The Borneo Post

Probe on misappropriation of funds in KKLW in Sabah transparent – DPMThe Borneo PostKUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi pointed out that the investigation by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on the misappropriation of more than RM100 million for a programme for the poor is ...and more »

MACC probes in Sabah 'political assassination', says Shafie - The Malaysian Insight

The Malaysian InsightMACC probes in Sabah 'political assassination', says ShafieThe Malaysian InsightMACC probes in Sabah 'political assassination', says Shafie Shafie Apdal denies graft probes into Rural and Regional Development Ministry's projects in the state gathered pace after the water company case. – The Malaysian Insight pic, June 21, 2017.and more »

MACC detains three in rural project graft probe - The Borneo Post

MACC detains three in rural project graft probeThe Borneo PostKUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) detained three individuals including a former assistant secretary of a division in a ministry for investigations into the alleged embezzlement of funds in a ministry in Sabah. According to ...and more »

Azam Baki: RM1.5b siphoned from Ministry for Sabah projects - Hi-tech Beacon

Hi-tech BeaconAzam Baki: RM1.5b siphoned from Ministry for Sabah projectsHi-tech Beacon"In this matter, I believe we are sufficiently transparent. Possibly the contractors involved gave bribes to certain parties", he told reporters here today. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic) has denied that the arrests of ...and more »

Tenom MP baffled by criticism against MACC - The Star Online

The Star OnlineTenom MP baffled by criticism against MACCThe Star OnlinePETALING JAYA: Tenom MP Datuk Raimi Unggai is baffled by criticism hurled at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) from certain politicians. "Why are they angry with MACC? Is MACC's new approach a threat to them?" he asked. The Umno ...and more »

Misappropriation, mishandling of funds a 'long-standing' issue in Sabah, claims MP - New Straits Times Online

New Straits Times OnlineMisappropriation, mishandling of funds a 'long-standing' issue in Sabah, claims MPNew Straits Times OnlineTenom member of parliament Datuk Raime Unggi (left) is thankful that the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has shown its courage in fighting corruption in the country. File pic by MALAI ROSMAH TUAH. By NOR AIN MOHAMED RADHI ...and more »

Former ministry woman officer remanded over graft probe - Astro Awani

Astro AwaniFormer ministry woman officer remanded over graft probeAstro AwaniThe woman, who was brought to court today at 9.30 am, was arrested at 8.15 pm yesterday at the Putrajaya MACC headquarters. - BERNAMA pic. PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission today obtained a court order to remand for six days a ...and more »

SHAFIE FIGHTS BACK, TELLS SUPPORTERS TO STAY CALM: THIS IS PURE 'POLITICAL ASSASSINATION', I AM ... - Malaysia Chronicle

Malaysia ChronicleSHAFIE FIGHTS BACK, TELLS SUPPORTERS TO STAY CALM: THIS IS PURE 'POLITICAL ASSASSINATION', I AM ...Malaysia ChronicleKOTA KINABALU— Parti Warisan Sabah president Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal today accused rivals of malice for linking him to the corruption investigation against his party's vice president and two others last night. Describing this as a political attack on ...and more »

Malaysia's anti-graft investigators suspect S$483mil siphoned from rural Sabah projects - TODAYonline

TODAYonlineMalaysia's anti-graft investigators suspect S$483mil siphoned from rural Sabah projectsTODAYonlineThe logo of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). The anti-graft agency is investigating how RM1.5 billion (S$483 million) was diverted from a federal ministry's funds meant for development projects in rural Sabah, as they hint of further ...and more »

Minister: Files handed over to MACC over Sabah graft probe - Malaysiakini

Minister: Files handed over to MACC over Sabah graft probeMalaysiakiniThe Rural and Regional Development Ministry has passed several files to the MACC in connection to a corruption probe in Sabah involving rural projects. Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said that MACC, which is currently probing how RM1.5 billion meant for ...and more »

MACC secures five-day remand for Warisan VP - Malaysiakini

MACC secures five-day remand for Warisan VPMalaysiakiniThe MACC has secured a five-day remand order against Parti Warisan Sabah vice-president Peter Anthony and a 52-year-old businessman. The duo were arrested yesterday evening at the Sabah MACC headquarters when they appeared to have their ...and more »

OMG, WHAT A BARE-FACED LIAR ZAHID HAS BECOME: DPM INSISTS 'NO POLITICAL MOTIVES' IN MACC'S ... - Malaysia Chronicle

Malaysia ChronicleOMG, WHAT A BARE-FACED LIAR ZAHID HAS BECOME: DPM INSISTS 'NO POLITICAL MOTIVES' IN MACC'S ...Malaysia ChronicleDEPUTY Prime Minister Zahid Hamidi has denied political motives in anti-graft operations linked to the Rural and Regional Development Ministry in Sabah, in which a state opposition party leader was arrested. “In this matter, I believe we are ...and more »

Warisan veep, businessman remanded for 5 days - Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia TodayWarisan veep, businessman remanded for 5 daysFree Malaysia TodayKOTA KINABALU: Parti Warisan Sabah vice-president Peter Anthony has been remanded five days for a corruption probe by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). Magistrate Stephanie Sherron Abbie made the order, effective today, following ...and more »

Zahid: Peter Anthony's arrest not politically motivated - The Star Online

The Star OnlineZahid: Peter Anthony's arrest not politically motivatedThe Star OnlineKUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic) has denied that the arrests of Parti Warisan Sabah vice-president Datuk Peter Anthony and two others by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) were politically ...and more »

Sabah politician, businessman remanded for RM1.5b case - Malay Mail Online

Sabah politician, businessman remanded for RM1.5b caseMalay Mail OnlineThe suspects in a RM1.5 billion misappropriation case were brought to court handcuffed and dressed in orange MACC jumpsuits. — iStock.com pic via AFPKOTA KINABALU, Oct 6 — Two suspects in a RM1.5 billion misappropriation case have been ...and more »

Politician, company director remanded over MACC investigation into rural funds graft - The Borneo Post

Politician, company director remanded over MACC investigation into rural funds graftThe Borneo PostThe vice-president of Parti Warisan Sabah (left) and the company director are escorted by police after the remand order. KOTA KINABALU: Parti Warisan Sabah's vice-president was one of the two persons who received a five-day remand order by the ...and more »