A leopard never changes its spots; we would do well to remember that Tun M’s first act as MoE in 1974 was to impose tighter govt control over local varsities & deprive students of their political rights. Oppression of the academia became a constant throughout his reign.
We all remember the uproar in May 2018 when Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced that he will be taking on a second Cabinet portfolio as Education Minister, contrary to Pakatan Harapan’s manifesto which states that the Prime Minister should not hold any other positions in the cabinet. Which is why I sighed with relief when Dr Mahathir relented and allowed Dr. Maszlee bin Malik to take up the role of Education Minister instead.
MCA stands with the retired senior civil servants who form G25 who from the past have exhorted that the original wording of Article 12(4) ie “ibubapa” in the Perlembagaan Persekutuan be restored, for the avoidance of doubt.
Questions are being raised as to why the Attorney General’s Chambers had withdrawn the case against Indonesian citizen Siti Aisyah who was jointly charged with Viet national Doan Thi Huong for the murder of North Korean citizen Kim Jong Nam.
After my exposé of a circular on instructions to hasten judicial hearings of high profile cases which has now been confirmed – I have finally earned my ticket to Bukit Aman to have my statement recorded this Friday.
Hari ini Lim Kit Siang ada menulis di dalam blognya dan mempersoalkan tindakan saya yang hanya menyiarkan kenyataan akhbar bertajuk, “Jabatan Peguam Negara perlu kekal berkecuali dan bebas daripada campur tangan politik.”