Yayasan Sabah will continue to provide scholarships to students – CM

KOTA KINABALU: Yayasan Sabah will continue to provide scholarships for students, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal. He said the provision of scholarships was one of the pledges by Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) during the election. On whether scholarship will be increased, Shafie said the foundation would raise the amount based on the needs […]

Water Dept workers may be absorbed as permanent staff

KOTA KINABALU: A proposal is underway to absorb Water Department contract and part-time workers as permanent staff. Infrastructure Development Minister Datuk Peter Anthony said he had proposed for skilled workers to be absorbed as permanent employees of the department. He added that the present method was merely to get contract and part-time workers, which he […]

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 […]