Malaysian court approves graft trial of wife of former PM Najib Razak

A Malaysian court on Thursday ordered Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Prime Minister Najib Razak, to enter a defence in a corruption trial linked to a multi-million dollar project approved while the ex-premier was still in power. Dozens of graft charges were filed against the couple after Najib lost the 2018 election, amid anger… Read More Malaysian court approves graft trial of wife of former PM Najib Razak

Malaysian prosecutors file fresh charges against former PM Najib Razak

Malaysian prosecutors on Wednesday filed new graft charges against former prime minister Najib Razak and the former chief executive of scandal-linked state fund 1MDB, in the latest cases over alleged theft of billions of dollars from the fund. Anti-graft investigators this week questioned Najib and the former fund official over accusations that the former premier’s… Read More Malaysian prosecutors file fresh charges against former PM Najib Razak

Malaysian anti-graft agency arrests wife of former PM, Rosmah Mansor

Malaysia’s anti-graft agency arrested former first lady Rosmah Mansor and expects to charge her in court on Thursday with money-laundering, among other infringements, it said. Rosmah, the wife of former prime minister Najib Razak, was detained after being questioned by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), it added. “Rosmah will face several charges,” the agency said… Read More Malaysian anti-graft agency arrests wife of former PM, Rosmah Mansor