MACC to leave no stone unturned in probing corruption allegation during PKR polls in S’wak

KUCHING: Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will leave no stone unturned in investigating the corruption allegation during Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) election in Sarawak. “I will use my full force. Sarawak team,” MACC Sarawak director, deputy commissioner Razim Mohd Noor told Borneo Post online. Razim confirmed that his office received a report and evidence submitted by […]

Political party’s election worker held over alleged Julau ‘cyber attack’

SIBU: A political party’s election committee (JPP) worker has been nabbed at Sibu Airport this morning to assist in the case of compromising tablets in the e-voting for the Julau division’s election. Sarawak head of commercial crime investigation Supt Mustafa Kamal Gani Abdullah said the suspect, 44, who worked as an IT officer was arrested […]

Farmer lodges police report after finding his name, 10 others listed as PKR Julau members

KUCHING: A farmer from Pakan lodged a police report in Sarikei recently after finding his name and 10 others were listed in PKR Julau branch membership without their knowledge or consent. Uchau Anak Mangka, 52 from Nanga Dendang, Pakan claimed that he was notified by a friend via WhatsApp message on Oct 31 at around […]

Man arrested for illegal contraband and attempting to bribe officers

MIRI: The 12th Battalion General Operations Force (GOF) has arrested a 48-year-old man and seized liquors and cigarettes amounting RM55,000 during its Op Libas at a premises in Centre Point Commercial Center on Tuesday. In a statement today, commanding officer Supt Tan Hiap Seng detailed that his personnel had also seized RM2,000 in cash which […]

Contractor, housewife conned by parcel, Macau scam

KUCHING: A contactor and a housewife were conned of RM4,300 and RM18,750 respectively by parcel and ‘Macau’ scam syndicates. Sarawak Commercial Crime Investigation Department chief Superintendent Mustafa Kamal Ghani Abdullah said the first victim, 43, was directed by a Facebook ‘friend’ to bank in the money into a local account to claim a parcel reportedly […]