Statement Archive for July 2018

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2018-07-01 Najib’s strategists have vindicated themselves - managed to win in the UMNO elections yesterday after they had been given a drubbing in the 14GE though it is likely to be a pyrrhic victory Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-01 DAP wants Pakatan Harapan Government to succeed not just 50 or 500 days, but for 5,000 days – which means winning the 15th and 16th General Elections Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-02 Agree with new Wanita UMNO chief Noraini that Ermieyati who resigned from UMNO should resign as MP for Masjid Tanah to seek a new mandate, but the Constitution should be amended first to allow Ermieyati to re-contest in such a by-election Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-02 R. Chander, first Malaysian Chief Statistician (1963-1977) praises Guan Eng for early statement on national debt and stresses urgency of coherent plan to manage Malaysia’s public sector debt Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-02 Pakatan Harapan Ministers and Deputy Ministers must be humble, down-to-earth, approachable, hardworking, clean and honest and be role models of service to people and nation and not to self and family Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-03 Najib should be summoned to appear before the PAC which should be directed to conduct a full and comprehensive investigation into the 1MDB scandal when 14th Parliament meets later this month Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-04 Najib’s pre-recorded message – what was meant to be PR masterstroke turned out to be a PR dud Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-04 Pakatan Harapan Presidential Council should revisit the PH manifesto on dissolution of Biro Tata Negara (BTN) Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-05 I cry not for Najib, I cry for Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-05 The opening session of the 14th Parliament in ten days’ time should confirm that Malaysia has embarked on the re-building of a New Malaysia with various historic parliamentary reforms and decisions Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-06 When will a Malaysian below 40 years become Prime Minister of Malaysia as some 70% of Malaysians belong to this age group? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-07 Who made use of who in the 1MDB “goldmine” – Najib or Jho Loh; or was the 1MDB “goldmine” a joint operation by both of them? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-08 What was Nazifuddin’s main agenda in his trip to Taiwan after his father Najib was charged in court on four counts of corruption? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-09 Is the failure of previous Najib government to make formal request to Hong Kong Government to arrest Jho Low the same reason why it did not stop the 1MDB scandal in all its four phases from 2009 – 2014? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-09 Three events that foiled Najib’s well-planned scheme of immunity and impunity for the world’s 1MDB “worst kleptocracy” Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-10 Happy 93rd Birthday Tun – Many happy returns to build a new political legacy of democracy, justice and unity as well as Malaysia as an international top class nation which is a “beacon of light in a disturbed and distracted world” Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-10 Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang and Perlis will be the DAP’s new and third “front-line states” to bring about unity, justice, freedom and democracy in Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-11 Anthony Loke is the DAP Parliamentary Leader in 14th Parliament Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-12 Orang Aslis awaiting a by-election in Cameron Highlands to demonstrate their political awakening like the Malay, Chinese, Indians, Kadazans and Ibans in the 14GE to demand for a New Malaysia of justice, integrity, freedom and democracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-12 Richard Malanjum’s belated appointment as Chief Justice – the first from Sabah/Sarawak – an important milestone to restore constitutional integrity and propriety and to promote national unity Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-13 Its toxic Najibism gone mad – the wild allegation that Pakatan Harapan Government is adopting the DAP’s Christianisation agenda when there is no such DAP agenda in the first place Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-14 UMNO must learn the right lessons from DAP just as DAP must learn from the lessons of UMNO’s fall from a political party with clear-cut majority support of the Malays into a party securing only minority Malay support Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-15 Najib is up to no good at the opening of Parliament Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-16 Déjà vu – Walk-out by PAS MPs leading BN MPs in the very first business of 14th Parliament Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-16 Why did the PAS/UMNO/MCA/MIC MPs return to the Chambers to be sworn in if they really believe that Ariff was improperly elected as Speaker of Parliament Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-17 Who killed Cock Robin – and has the perpetrator been brought to justice? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-17 Call on UMNO and PAS leaders to heed the advice of the Yang di Pertuan Agong and not to sow disunity, incite hatred or concoct lies and far-fetched theories solely for anyone’s political interests Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-18 BN parties like UMNO, MCA, Gerakan, MIC and SUPP should return a total of RM470 million which they had received from 1MDB to public coffers Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-19 Was the Najib Government so shambolic and even anarchic not only that that right hand does not know what the left hand was doing, the Prime Minister did not know what was happening in the PMO? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-20 UMNO is sinking lower and lower, day after day Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-21 Secret letter by Najib government seeking help from CIA in 14GE highlights the question why it had not protested against US Attorney-General’s public condemnation of 1MDB corruption scandal as “kleptocracy at its worst” which is as good as international indictment of Najib as “kleptocrat at its worst” Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-22 It is time for Najib to make a clean breast of his involvement in the 1MDB corruption scandal in the Parliament debate tomorrow Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-23 Will all the Barisan MPs follow the lead by Zahid and Wee last week in a conspiracy of silence and avoid the 1MDB corruption scandal like the plague when debating in Parliament? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-24 How does Najib’s denial of signing off RM470 million from 1MDB to UMNO/BN parties square with Shahrir’s admission of receiving RM1 million from Najib after Sarawak Report revealed in August 2015 that Najib had distributed 1MDB monies of RM1 million to Shahrir and RM2 million to Ahmad Maslan after the 13GE? Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-25 Do MCA and MIC support Lokman Adam’s candidature in Sungai Kandis and do they regard Lokman Adam as the model UMNO leader they want in post-14GE Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-25 MCA and MIC leadership should declare whether they want UMNO candidate Lokman Adam to win or to lose inn the Sungai Kandis by-election Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-26 The “black shoes” furore, where Mazlee spoke more than 99% of two hours on education reforms and less than 1% on black shoes but public discussion focused 99% on black shoes and 1% on education reforms, should be a lesson to all on the pitfalls of modern communications Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-26 Najib’s maiden speech as an Opposition MP conspicuous and infamous by what he did not say than what he said Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-27 Reply to Najib: why he pretended that the monstrous 1MDB corruption and money-laundering scandal is fake news Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-27 Why are MCA and MIC leadership shy to declare whether they want Lokman Adam to win or lose in the Sungai Kandis by-election Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-28 Sungai Kandis by-election a crucial test whether Najib has succeeded in equating Islam with kleptocray in Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-29 How low can you go, Najib? Let all UMNO and PAS leaders who claim that I am equating Islam with kleptocracy speak up, loud and clear, to identify themselves so that Malaysians can know about their intellectual capability and moral failing Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-30 After educating Malaysians about kleptocracy, Najib is giving another education to Malaysians on the meaning of “grasping at straws” Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-30 MCA and MIC should close shop and MCA should not contest in Balakong by-election if their leadership dare not even say whether they want the UMNO candidate Lokman Aman to win or lose in the Sungaki Kandis by-election Lim Kit Siang
2018-07-30 Najib does not understand or does not want to understand – its not him, but the 1MDB corruption scandal and the infamy of Malaysia as a global kleptocracy which all Malaysians should be obsessed about until integrity and good reputation are fully restored to Malaysia Lim Kit Siang