Posts Tagged ‘Malaysia’

Muhyiddin Yassin to be Malaysia’s next prime minister

Malaysia’s King has picked Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as Prime Minister after meeting political leaders Saturday (Feb 29) morning. The announcement comes even as interim premier Tun Mahathir Mohamad was cobbling together enough support to return Pakatan Harapan (PH) to power. “After receiving representations from all party leaders and independent MPs, in the opinion of […]

Malaysia court frees Aussie grandmother facing death penalty in drugs case

Malaysia’s top appeals court today acquitted an Australian grandmother who faced the death penalty in a drugs case, her lawyer said. Defence lawyer Muhammad Shafee Abdullah said Australian national Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was immediately taken into immigration custody because her visa has expired. Exposto was first exonerated by the High Court in 2017 on […]

Malaysia detains Cambodian opposition party vice president

Malaysian immigration authorities have detained Mu Sochua, vice president of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), four sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday. The detention came ahead of a planned return of exiled CNRP leaders, including Mu Sochua and Sam Rainsy, the party’s founder, to Cambodia. The sources, […]

BREAKING| Nigerian PhD student dies in Malaysian immigration custody

A Nigerian student has died in custody after being detained by Malaysian immigration authorities, sparking protests at the Nigerian embassy in Kuala Lumpur. The Immigration Department in a statement issued Friday (July 12) said Thomas Orhions Ewansiha was arrested because he had tried to flee from its officers during a raid on July 4. Despite […]

Nigerians, Aiye and Vikings confraternity members arrested in Malaysia after a cult clash

Some Nigerians have been arrested following a cult clash in Kuala Lumpur area of Malaysia while some Nigerian cultists were rushed to the hospital after they sustained serious injuries during the bloody clash. According to online reports, the violent fracas broke out on Sunday, April 7th, between Black Axe confraternity members (Aiye) and Vikings cult […]
Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB

Nnamdi Kanu’s Ghost Seen In Ghana, Germany And Malaysia – Family

Family of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPoB, Nnamdi Kanu has expressed anger and worry over the conflicting reports concerning his whereabouts. The family, speaking through Prince Emmanuel Kanu, called on the military to tell them where their parents and son, Nnamdi are. Ever since soldiers invaded the house of the Kanus late […]