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Apandi didn't want to cooperate with us on 1MDB, says Swiss AG

  • Jul 11, 2018
Swiss attorney-general Michael Lauber says Mohamed Apandi Ali had refused to extend his cooperation when the latter headed the Attorney-General's Chambers.Lauber said this after meeting with Apandi's successor Tommy Thomas yesterday."Since 2015, (we have been) conducting our investigations in Switzerland and from the beginning, we tried to cooperate very closely together with the United States, Singapore, Luxembourg."And we also tried (to cooperate) with Malaysia, but at that time, in 2016, we g
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Incorrect - Apandi says of claim he did not accede to Swiss request

  • Jul 11, 2018
Former attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali says it is incorrect to claim that he had refused to cooperate with Swiss authorities on the 1MDB investigation.This was after Swiss attorney-general Michael Lauber, after meeting with his Malaysian counterpart Tommy Thomas, said Apandi "didn't want to cooperate" in 2016.Apandi said he could not accede to the Swiss request due to legal reasons."It is not correct to say that I had refused to cooperate with the Swiss attorney-general, whom I met twice in
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Apandi resigns from Tabung Haji board of directors

  • Jun 7, 2018
Former attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali has resigned from Tabung Haji's board of directors.According to Tabung Haji in a press statement today, Apandi resigned on June 4.Meanwhile, the pilgrimage fund said Hulu Bernam assemblyperson Rosni Sohar had also resigned earlier on May 23.http://demirakyat.live/news/1730
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Ex-IGP, Apandi ordered to file defence in suit by 1MDB critic

  • Jun 5, 2018
Khairuddin Abu Hassan was detained three years ago after lodging reports overseas about funds missing from 1MDB.PETALING JAYA: Seven defendants, including former inspector-general of police Khalid Abu Bakar and outgoing attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali, have been ordered to file their defence in response to a suit for unlawful detention by 1MDB critic Khairuddin Abu Hassan. Lawyer Mohamed Haniff Khatri Abdulla said High Court deputy registrar Catherine Nicholas made the order after a case
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It's a hot seat, Thomas – reminder from Apandi

  • Jun 5, 2018
Mohamed Apandi Ali has congratulated constitutional expert Tommy Thomas who is slated to succeed him as attorney-general. On the same note, he reminded Thomas that being AG is not a walk in the park. “I wish to congratulate him and wish him the best with the reminder that the duty of an AG is not easy. “May he succeed in the 'hot seat',” he told Berita Harian. After reported resistance from the palace to the government's decision to nominate Thomas for the post, Yang di-Pertuan
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'Everything is going to be okay in the end' – Axed Apandi's response

  • Jun 5, 2018
From the onset, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad had made it clear that Mohamed Apandi Ali's head was on the chopping block.However, the latter refused to step down as attorney-general despite Mahathir openly accusing him of concealing evidence with regard to the 1MDB scandal.Apandi denied this, claiming that he had acted according to the rule of law.On May 14, Mahathir said Apandi had been asked to go on leave and solicitor-general Engku Nor Faizah Engku Atek assigned to take over his duties
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Why question Thomas as AG now, but not Apandi back then?

  • Jun 4, 2018
MP SPEAKS | Being a newly elected MP, I carry on my shoulders the weight and the mandate of the people that have voted in a Pakatan Harapan government.In order for Harapan to deliver, we need an attorney-general that is capable of handling the various hot issues that the current government is unravelling.The question then is why have blockades and obstacles been put up to the appointment of the new AG now, when Mohamed Apandi Ali's appointment in 2015 was met with silence? I think the peopl
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Resign or prepare to get sacked, Kit Siang tells Apandi

  • May 28, 2018
DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang has issued attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali a scathing ultimatum: resign honourably, or prepare to be sacked.In a statement today, Lim reminded Apandi that he has been “indecently” hanging on to his post for the three weeks since the watershed May 9 general election."Apandi's refusal to resign as AG is nothing but the most untenable, unseemly and even indecent hanging on to the office of attorney-general, although he knows that the historic vote last
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Apandi, Irwan, and ex-MACC boss on travel ban list

  • May 15, 2018
Attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali, former treasurer-general Irwan Serigar Abdullah, and former MACC chief Dzulkifli Ahmad have been banned from travelling abroad.Malaysiakini has run their MyKad numbers against the Immigration Department blacklist checker and found that the three do not fall under the "Tiada halangan" (no restriction) category.Apandi has been accused by Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad of hiding evidence related to the 1MDB scandal, although the former has denied the allegat
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Dr M says no AG, Apandi says no comment

  • May 12, 2018
Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has said that the administration does not have an attorney-general currently. “We have placed certain restrictions on a number of people who may be involved in wrongdoings, or making wrong decisions. “So at the moment, we do not have an attorney-general,” Mahathir said in a press conference held at the Bersatu headquarters today. He was responding to a reporter’s question on what was going to happen to the attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali an
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