KFR group demand RM4 million for release of Indonesian fishermen

KOTA KINABALU: The kidnap-for-ransom (KFR) group have demanded RM4 million for the release of the two Indonesian fishermen who were taken hostage near Gaya Island off Semporna waters on September 11. State Police Commissioner Datuk Omar Mammah said the information was obtain following a telephone call received by one of the victim’s wife from the […]

Deputy minister dismisses alleged affair, makes police report

KOTA KINABALU: A federal deputy minister has lodged a police report urging the authorities to investigate the writer of a blog who alleged an affair between the Kota Belud MP and her public relations officer. Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis, deputy minister of Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment, made the report yesterday in Subang Jaya. […]

Bundu-Liwan dialect official Kadazandusun language in school – Madius

KOTA KINABALU: Deputy Chief Minister cum Minister of Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Panglima Wilfred Madius Tangau clarified that there should no longer be any confusion arising from what ethnic language to be used as the standard and official Kadazandusun language to be taught in school as the decision to use the Bundu-Liwan dialect have […]

Plans afoot for proposed Zamboanga-Kota Kinabalu flight

KOTA KINABALU: Plans are afoot for the inauguration of the proposed Zamboanga-Kota Kinabalu flight to be operated by Philippine Airlines (PAL) express. With the agreement of parties concerned, Deputy Chief Minister cum Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Christina Liew said the tentative date for launching of the maiden flight is April 1st next year […]

No affair but a malicious attempt to discredit me, says Munirah

KOTA KINABALU: Kota Belud member of parliament, Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis has lodged a police report urging the authorities to investigate the writer of a blog who alleged an affair between the MP and her public relations officer. The Deputy Minister of Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment made the report yesterday in Subang Jaya. […]

Sabah to generate employment opportunities with industrialisation

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government will carrying out all efforts to provide employment opportunities for the younger generation especially students from universities and colleges in the state, says Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal. He said towards this direction, Sabah would not only be depending on sectors such as agriculture but would step up efforts to […]

Harapan Rakyat submitted application to join forces with PH coalition

  KOTA KINABALU: Parti Harapan Rakyat Sabah (Harapan Rakyat) has submitted an application to join forces with the Pakatan Harapan coalition. Its president Datuk Seri Lajim Ukin said the application has been sent to both the State and Central levels of Pakatan Harapan. Lajim said that he has met with several Pakatan Harapan leaders (of […]