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MCO: Rosmah’s corruption trial to resume on April 15

KUALA LUMPUR: Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor’s corruption trial in connection with the supply and installation of solar energy at 369 rural schools in Sarawak at the High Court here will resume on April 15. Deputy public prosecutor Ahmad Akram Gharib

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IGP expresses frustration over graft in police force

PASIR MAS: Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Abdul Hamid Bador expressed his frustration over the alleged corrupt practices among police personnel involving lorry drivers which led to them being arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). Hamid said there were officers who

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12 police personnel remanded for seven days

GEORGE TOWN: Twelve police personnel in Penang have been remanded for seven days beginning today by the Magistrate’s Court here to facilitate investigations over alleged corrupt practices and abuse of power, involving transportation companies. The remand order was issued by court senior assistant

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MACC arrests 12 police personnel in Penang

KUALA LUMPUR: Twelve police personnel in Penang were arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) yesterday. MACC chief commissioner Datuk Seri Azam Baki when contacted by Bernama confirmed the matter. He said they were arrested on suspicion of corruption and abuse of

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Dzulkifli: Two elements unproven to charge Najib under Section 403 Penal Code

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here yesterday was told that the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has prepared a proposal to conduct the prosecution under Section 403 of the Penal Code against Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in 2015. Former MACC chief commissioner Tan Sri

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Azam determined to give the best service, ensure country free of corruption

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Azam Baki, who has been appointed the new MACC chief, is determined on providing the best service and ensuring that the country is free of corruption. With about 35 years experience in MACC, Azam views his

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Azam Baki is MACC’s new chief commissioner

PUCHONG: MACC’s director of operations, Datuk Seri Azam Baki is now appointed anti-graft body’s new chief commissioner, effective today. In a statement today, Prime Minister Office (PMO) said Azam’s appointment was made following Latheefa Koya’s resignation last week. “Yang di-Pertuan

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Latheefa Koya stamps her mark despite short stint in MACC

KUALA LUMPUR: Latheefa Koya created history when she became the first woman to hold the chief commissioner post of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). However, after helming MACC for less than a year, Latheefa handed in her resignation letter earlier

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Latheefa Koya quits MACC

PUCHONG: MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya has resigned from her post. In a statement, Latheefa said that she tendered her resignation to Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on March 2 and made it clear that it was a decision

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MACC issues alert to Interpol for Jho Low, two foreigners

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Agency (MACC) has issued an alert to Interpol following the issuance of warrants of arrest against three individuals including fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low, who were charged in absentia in a Kuala Lumpur

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