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Almost seven hours later, Najib comes out of MACC hq

  • May 24, 2018
Former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak today spent close to seven hours at the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya, where he was questioned on the SRC International issue Najib walked out of the building about 4.45pm and told reporters that the MACC has finished recording his statement in connection with investigations into the RM42 million from SRC International being transferred into his personal bank account. "I have answered all the questions to the best of my ability. "The MACC has per
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MACC targets Azeez, report claims another massive cash haul

  • May 23, 2018
After police raids at residences linked to former premier Najib Abdul Razak netted a massive haul of cash, MACC has now reportedly seized RM500,000 in cash and RM1.2 million in various currencies from the homes of Umno supreme council member Azeez Abdul Rahim.Tabung Haji chairperson confirmed the raids at his office and homes in Kedah and Selangor, but was in the dark about the amount seized.“Maybe there was some money…I need to check because I wasn’t at home in Baling. I will check and ge
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Najib's lawyers quiz Gani, MACC on 1MDB probe revelations

  • May 23, 2018
EXCLUSIVE | Lawyers representing former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak questioned former attorney-general Abdul Gani Patail and the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission on how they would charge Najib with a crime, sometime in July or August 2015, without having recorded any statement from him.A source close to Najib's legal team, who declined to be named, told Malaysiakini that the lawyers also questioned whether the MACC had truly completed its investigations into Najib before deciding to cha
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Zahid denies knowing about MACC's appeal for action against Najib

  • May 23, 2018
Zahid was asked to respond to new MACC chief Mohd Shukri Abdull's revelation earlier today that he had appealed to several government ministers to act against Najib over the 1MDB scandal.Shukri – then the MACC deputy commissioner of operations – said at his press conference that the RM2.6 billion in Najib's personal bank account was linked to 1MDB, and that there is no evidence that it was a "donation," as Najib claims.He said he and his men were pressured to drop the investigation and threa
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Rulers to MACC: Serious attention given to 1MDB, but within constitutional scope

  • May 22, 2018
The Malay rulers have given serious attention to the 1MDB issue, says keeper of the rulers’ seal Syed Danial Syed Ahmad.In response to the statement by MACC chief commissioner Mohd Shukri Abdull at a special media conference today, Syed Danial said the rulers had already issued a statement on the issue on Oct 6, 2015.“In fact, on the rulers’ decree, I had invited the chief commissioner of the MACC, his deputy and senior officers to have an audience with the rulers to give relevant briefing
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MACC says it again: Kevin Morais not involved in 1MDB case

  • May 22, 2018
The MACC has reiterated that slain deputy public prosecutor Kevin Morais was not involved in the graftbuster's 1MDB investigations."As far as I know Morais had nothing to do with 1MDB," MACC chief Mohd Shukri Abdull said during a press conference at MACC's headquarters in Putrajaya today.He said Morais had instead been working with MACC on a corruption case involving the supply of medicine to an army hospital.Morais was murdered in September 2015. He was reported missing on Sept 4 and his remain
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Shukri reveals double royal disappointment on RM2.6b issue

  • May 22, 2018
MACC chief commissioner Mohd Shukri Abdull revealed that the commission's top brass had met with the Conference of Rulers twice on the RM2.6 billion issue.However, he said both meetings in 2015 ended in disappointment."We met with the Conference of Rulers twice. Twice we had an audience with them."But we were disappointed," he told reporters at the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya today.The meetings took place when the MACC was actively pursuing the case.MACC had pleded with the rulers to look int
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RM2.6b scandal not made-up, says MACC chief

  • May 22, 2018
The RM2.6 billion scandal is not a made-up story, said MACC chief Mohd Shukri Abdull said."This is not made up. This is a true story."It is too big, you can't protect it," Shukri said at a press conference at the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya today.http://demirakyat.live/news/1267
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MACC: Saudi prince admitted donating RM2.6b, failed to show proof

  • May 22, 2018
MACC chief commissioner Mohd Shukri Abdull revealed how the commission's officers had met an unnamed prince in Saudi Arabia who confirmed donating the US$681 million (often referred to as RM2.6 billion) to former premier Najib Abdul Razak.“He (the prince) admitted 'yes we donated RM2.6 billion'."But when we asked for supporting documents, he couldn't produce any," he told a press conference at MACC's headquarters in Putrajaya today.Shukri was responding to a question on MACC's statement in Aug
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MACC chief: They wanted to arrest me for 'conspiracy to topple govt'

  • May 22, 2018
Newly-appointed MACC chief commissioner Mohd Shukri Abdull (above) today recounted how he had, in 2015, received information that he would be arrested for a "conspiracy to topple the government".This following investigation into the RM2.6 billion that was found in former prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak's personal bank accounts.The relevant authorities had been ready to indict Najib but then attorney-general Abdul Gani Patail was abruptly removed from his position."MACC has its own intelligence
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