NFCorp: Challenge on BAFIA, a delay tactic by Rafizi Ramli

Pandan MP and PKR secretary-general Rafizi Ramli’s move to challenge the constitutionality of the repealed BAFIA banking law he was charged with violating in his exposés on the National Feedlot Corporation (NFCorp) in 2012, is an attempt to avoid conviction. Free Malaysia Today reports: If Rafizi Ramli is found guilty, he could be liable to…

Rafizi Ramli’s BAFIA blunder will likely be his political downfall

It was almost forgotten that Bank Negara Malaysia and the police did a dawn raid on Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) secretary general Mohd Rafizi Ramli some three years ago. Rafizi was arrested and charged for contravening the provisions of the Banking and Financial Institutions Act, 1989 (BAFIA). The Pandan member of parliament was accused of…

Salleh moves to strike out CBT charge

Legal counsel argues RM250 million to NFCorp chairman was a loan, not a grant, rendering it a civil, not criminal matter. KUALA LUMPUR: The Kuala Lumpur High Court today heard an application to strike out two CBT charges against National Feedlot Corporation chairman Mohamad Salleh Ismail for RM9.1 million and RM40 million. The court was…

Shafee mounts pressure on Nurul, ripping credibility to shreds

The trial of the suit between National Feedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NFCorp) and its chairman Datuk Dr Mohamad Salleh Ismail (Plaintiffs) against Lembah Pantai MP and PKR vice president Nurul Izzah Anwar and Parti Keadilan Rakyat (Defendants) entered its second day today at the High Court at Kuala Lumpur before Judge Datuk Hue Siew Kheng.…

Nurul reckless and irresponsible. NFCorp sues.

The High Court of Kuala Lumpur today heard how reckless and irresponsible MP Nurul Izzah Anwar had been to lend credence to defamatory remarks delivered by PKR strategy director Rafizi Ramli at a news conference. “Nurul ought to know that as a political figure, her words would carry weight with the members of the public…