Malaysia’s Najib on the defensive over 1MDB scandal after US trial testimony

An artist’s impression of the moment star witness Timothy Leissner points out former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng in the ongoing US trial over the 1MDB scandal.Reuters file Revelations in the ongoing trial in the United States of an alleged key player in Malaysia's 1MDB scandal are continuing to cause shock waves, with the ex-leader...

Malaysian ex-PM Najib’s 12-year jail sentence upheld in 1MDB-linked case, says appeal court

Malaysia’s second highest court has upheld a 12-year jail sentence previously handed to former prime minister Najib Razak in the first of several criminal cases linking him to the 1MDB financial scandal. The three-judge Court of Appeal ruled that the High Court’s decision to convict Najib of all seven counts in the trial last July...

Malaysia’s ex-PM Najib starts appeal against 1MDB-linked conviction, jail sentence

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak speaks during a news conference outside Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 28, 2020Reuters Malaysia’s Court of Appeal on Monday (April 5) will begin hearing a bid by former prime minister Najib Razak to set aside his conviction on corruption charges in a case linked to...

Najib Demands That Parliament Be Dissolved Immediately & We Wonder Why…

Former Prime Minister of Malaysia and disgraced politician, Datuk Seri Najib Razak, has apparently decided to take on the role of the voice of reason among the political turmoil that our country faces, according to a report from Free Malaysia Today. Yes, he wants to be the bigger person and rise above the petty in-fighting....

Najib Summoned To Royal Palace To Meet Agong After Meeting At UMNO HQ, SRC Trial Postponed

While one may think that disgraced former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak would have his own battles to fight, what with his corruption trial still underway, it seems that the ex-premier may have other intentions in mind, according to The Edge. Source: Sin Chew Daily It has been recently reported that instead of attending his ongoing...

Mahathir as shocked as Najib after High Court’s order

Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he is shocked that Datuk Seri Najib Razak has expressed shock over the High Court's order for the former prime minister to enter his defence on seven charges in the SRC International trial. "I am shocked that he is shocked. We follow the rule of law. He has a...

Now I have chance to clear my name, says Najib

Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak says that he will have a chance to clear his name, after the High Court ordered him to enter his defence over the RM42million (S$13.8million) SRC International case. He said that he had decided to give his sworn statement in court and allow the prosecution to question him...