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Najib posts first portion of RM3.5m bail

  • Sep 21, 2018
Former premier Najib Abdul Razak came to the Kuala Lumpur court complex today to post the first portion of his RM3.5 million bail by paying RM1 million.He came with his son Norashman and his bailors Mohd Nizar Najib and Mohd Shahrir Arifin at about 10.50am and went to the Sessions Court registry to sign various documents related to the bail application.Najib spent about eight minutes completing the process, then left in a white Toyota Vellfire.He told reporters that he paid the first portion of
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MACC not ruling out more charges against Najib

  • Sep 20, 2018
After having a total of 32 1MDB-related charges slapped against former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak so far, MACC deputy chief commissioner (Operations) Azam Baki (above) is not ruling out that there will be more charges to come.“We do not deny that there will be further charges,” he told reporters outside the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex today when asked.He gave a similar response when asked whether there would be charges brought against Najib’s wife Rosmah Mansor.http://demirakyat.live/
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Court allows RM3.5m bail to be paid by Sept 28; Najib walks free

  • Sep 20, 2018
LIVE | 5.15pm: Shafee wants cautioned statement of witnesses and other documents to be given to the defence.He assured that RM1 million be paid tomorrow and then RM500,000 each other day until Sept 28.Judge Azura then fixed Nov 16 for mention.Shafee says he wants case transferred to High Court and Sri Ram indicates there is no objection.Najib is free to leave the court.5.10pm: Shafee assures there won't be any hiccups in payment of the bail.He quips that if payment of RM500,000 is made daily th
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LIVE Updated 4:50pm: Prosecution wants court to prevent Najib from interfering

  • Sep 20, 2018
LIVE | 4.20pm: Shafee says it is unfair that his client is being asked to remain silent, while the media are not. "The condition has nothing to do with the dominant purpose of bail where he (Najib) always turns up when called."Najib is seen leaning back while listening to Shafee's submission. Shafee further said bail should not be punitive and added that Najib's two international passport have been surrendered.4.15pm: The conditions that the prosecution wants imposed on the former prem
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32 and counting - Najib to face 4 more charges under MACC Act

  • Sep 20, 2018
Apart from the police slapping him with 21 charges, Najib Abdul Razak is also expected to face four charges under the MACC Act today over the RM2.6 billion scandal.This brings the total charges against the former premier since July 4, when he was first hauled to court, to 32.MACC deputy chief commissioner (operations) Azam Baki confirmed that the commission has prepared four charges against Najib but declined to elaborate.However, a source said that the charges would be under Section 23 (1) of t
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Police to slap Najib with 21 charges over RM2.6b scandal

  • Sep 20, 2018
Police will be slapping former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak with 21 fresh charges pertaining to the RM2.6 billion scandal.Deputy inspector-general Noor Rashid Ibrahim said the relevant charges would be as follows:1) Nine charges of receiving illegal money2) Five charges of using illegal money3) Seven charges of transferring illegal money to other entities"The anti-money laundering investigation team under the inspector-general of police's secretariat had, with the approval of the Attorney-Ge
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Najib arrives at police CCID HQ for further probe

  • Sep 20, 2018
Former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak was taken to the police Commercial Crime Investigation Department headquarters at 9.20am today to facilitate the probe into the RM2.6 billion he allegedly received in his bank account.Clad in a black suit and light blue inner shirt, Najib was escorted by MACC and police officers into the headquarters, located inside Menara 238 at Jalan Tun Razak.He was brought from MACC headquarters in Putrajaya to be further questioned over alleged abuse of power while in
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Najib to face slew of 1MDB-related charges 'very soon'

  • Sep 19, 2018
Najib Abdul Razak is expected to be hauled to court again to face a slew of charges in relation to the 1MDB scandal, according to sources.The former premier's next court date could come just days ahead of the Umno general assembly, which is scheduled to take place on Sept 29 and 30.A police source familiar with the investigation said Najib might face up to six charges under the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001 (Amla) in less than two we
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Najib arrested, to be charged over RM2.6b tomorrow

  • Sep 19, 2018
Former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak was today detained by the MACC and is expected to be charged tomorrow with alleged abuse of power.According to a source, the Pekan MP was taken into MACC custody at 4.13pm at the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya.Officers are now recording his statement in regards to 700 cheques linked to the 1MDB affair.Najib is expected to face several charges under Section 23 (1) of the MACC Act 2009 for alleged abuse of power when he was in office.This pertaining to the R
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WSJ journo claims Jho Low used Najib as cover - report

  • Sep 19, 2018
Wall Street Journal reporter Tom Wright has claimed that fugitive financier Low Taek Jho used former premier Najib Abdul Razak as cover so that questions would not be asked about his involvement in 1MDB.He told CNBC that the controversial billionaire ran 1MDB from behind the scenes, and those who dealt with him were overwhelmed by the amount of money and his political backing.Wright and fellow WSJ journalist Bradley Hope are the co-authors of the 400-page Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled
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