Criminologist Datuk Dr P. Sundramoorthy says enforcement agencies in Malaysia ought to mimic Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) intention of informing the public of the progress of its investigations and charges. This comes as International Day for Universal Access to Information is celebrated today.
Puchong MP Gobind Singh Deo demands Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob to clarify the ‘pros and cons’ of Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief commissioner Tan Sri Azam Baki’s share purchase saga discussed during Cabinet meeting.
Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) bows to public pressure and removes public service announcement video depicting sale of fake medical chits by medical practitioners, saying it had no intention of degrading the profession.
Calls for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob to act on allegations against Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission are mounting. An academics movement is latest to call for an independent probe, adding press conferences by the agency will resolve nothing.
Criminologist Associate Professor Datuk Dr P. Sundramoorthy, who once served on a Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) committee, says Professor Dr Edmund Terence Gomez did the right thing by resigning from the agency’s panel. He stresses, others in the panel must raise questions over allegations against MACC chief commissioner Tan Sri Azam Baki.
Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief commissioner Tan Sri Azam Baki reminded officials from sports associations that they serve a public body under the MACC Act, 2009, and must always uphold integrity.
The FA of Malaysia (FAM) integrity committee is probing at least two football matches, following allegations of match-fixing.
Criminologist Datuk Dr P. Sundramoorthy says the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) must be revamped and that its chief commissioner, Datuk Seri Azam Baki, has “failed” following the alleged theft of a portion of the US$6 million that had been seized in another case.