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MACC lodges police report over criminal plot to smear its reputation

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has lodged a police report against several individuals, including a lawyer, over an alleged criminal plot to smear the image and reputation of the commission and its chief commissioner, Latheefa Koya. The report was

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Siti Kasim: Wiretapping is legal, going public with evidence is also okay

PUCHONG: Lawyer-activist Siti Kasim said that law enforcement agencies are empowered to wiretap communications of anyone suspected to be involved in criminal activity. In a Facebook post yesterday, Siti said that then Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri

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Najib’s audio scandal: MACC breached OSA, committed sub judice, says Shafee

PUCHONG: MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya breached the Official Secrets Act 1972 (OSA) by leaking confidential telephone calls involving senior government leaders and foreign dignitaries.  “What puzzles me is that Latheefa told the media that she made the expose as

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Ezam to MACC: Stop your Najib drama and give the evidence to AGC, courts

PUCHONG: Stop all this drama and focus on your enforcement duties, the National Anti-Corruption Movement chairman Datuk Mohamad Ezam Mohd Noor tells the MACC. In a statement yesterday, Ezam lashed out at MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya for exposing audio

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MACC reveals audio clips showing Najib, gov’t officials link to SRC International

PUTRAJAYA: The MACC today revealed that it has received eight audio recordings, detailing alleged corrupt acts perpetrated by former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. Speaking at a press conference at the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya, its chief commissioner

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MACC to reopen all cases of public interest early next year

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will reopen cold case files involving public interest early next year, said it’s chief commissioner Latheefa Koya. She said she had given instruction for the cases to be reviewed and MACC had also

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Latheefa: 411 detained in Sabah for corruption since 2015

KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has detained 411 people from both public and private sectors, as well as members of the public in Sabah for corruption offences since 2015. Its chief commissioner Latheefa Koya said during the same

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MACC ready to help companies identify gaps in anti-corruption plans

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is prepared to help commercial organisations to identify the gaps or the uncovered areas in their anti-corruption plans ahead of the enforcement of Section 17A of the MACC Act in June next year.

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MACC: Corruption, abuse of power leading to foreign workers exploitation

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) revealed that there is abuse of power, corruption and widespread exploitation involved in the hiring of foreign workers in the country. Its chief commissioner Latheefa Koya said there were cases where certain agents

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MACC receives 16 reports on Mindef land swap deals

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) confirmed that they have received 16 reports regarding land swap deals involving the Defence Ministry (Mindef) over the past 25 years. However, MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya said they needed more time to

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