Federal govt urged to build vocational school for special needs children in S’wak

  KUCHING: The federal government is urged to look into building a vocational school for special needs children in the state. Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Child Development Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah pointed out that currently there is no such institution that caters to honing skills of special needs children. “There is no […]

No one can challenge Pairin as Huguan Siou – Peter

KOTA KINABALU: There is no reason to set aside Tan Sri Joseph Pairin Kitingan as the Huguan Siou. According to Infrastructure Minister, Datuk Peter Anthony, who was also the chairman of the State level Kaamatan’s Main Organising Committee (MOC), there was no one who could challenge Pairin’s position as the Huguan Siou. He also cited […]

Rewcastle-Brown remains barred from entering Sarawak – CM

KUCHING: Sarawak Report editor Clare Rewcastle-Brown remains barred from entering Sarawak. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said he has no intention of lifting the entry ban at the moment. “She was in the (ban) list since my predecessor’s time…(Pehin Sri) Adenan’s time. “Her name is still there in the list. But I […]

RM80k seized from Jeffrey’s home

KOTA KINABALU: About RM80,000 in cash was seized by anti-graft busters from Parti Solidariti Tanah Airku (STAR) president Datuk Dr Jeffrey Kitingan’s home on Tuesday night. The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) also called Jeffrey to be present at its headquarters to assist in their investigation in connection with the recently concluded 14th General Election (GE14). […]