Police escort to show the world one has arrived


Mustafa K. Anuar

The writer says having a police escort is considered by some in the elite class to be a status symbol. – Facebook screengrab, May 12, 2022.

Commentary by Mustafa K. Anuar

THE “thrill” of being escorted by police outriders could be a motivating factor that resulted in the son of a lawmaker recently having the privilege of the traffic jam in Penang being eased for him.


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  • What a beautiful piece of writing. But I am afraid its like throwing pearls to swines and you wise words will fall on deaf ears

    Posted 2 months ago by Brave Malaysian

  • If you see how the sons or daughters of these politicians behaved ( this includes Najib, Zahir and Azeez), it showed these young sons / daughters if Umno's politicians think they are beyond approach, above the laws and can do anything they like with impunity.

    This simply because they fathers are someone holding the power.

    Do we want to continue to vote Umno into power at the detrimental of our children and grandchildren future knowing Umno's relatives beyond the ambit of our laws?

    Posted 2 months ago by DENGKI KE?

  • If you see how the sons or daughters of these politicians behaved ( this includes Najib, Zahir and Azeez), it showed these young sons / daughters if Umno's politicians think they are beyond approach, above the laws and can do anything they like with impunity.

    This simply because they fathers are someone holding the power.

    Do we want to continue to vote Umno into power at the detrimental of our children and grandchildren future knowing Umno's relatives beyond the ambit of our laws?

    Posted 2 months ago by DENGKI KE?

  • If you see how the sons or daughters of these politicians behaved ( this includes Najib, Zahir and Azeez), it showed these young sons / daughters if Umno's politicians think they are beyond approach, above the laws and can do anything they like with impunity.

    This simply because they fathers are someone holding the power.

    Do we want to continue to vote Umno into power at the detrimental of our children and grandchildren future knowing Umno's relatives beyond the ambit of our laws?

    Posted 2 months ago by DENGKI KE?

  • The family connections among the staff of some government departments is also a reason that encourages corruption and abuse of power. Look at the titles of the Related News above. Most of the abuse and graft news listed remain secret because of family connections.

    Posted 2 months ago by Citizen Pencen