Sabah minister investigates alleged attempt to convert student to Islam


Desmond Davidson

YaPEIM has denied offering money to an Iban student to get her to convert to Islam. It says funds channelled through its Inspirasiku programme are meant to help students from poor families. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 25, 2020.

MALAYSIA must end the subtle attempts by Islamic groups to convert students at schools and varsities, said a Sabah politician seeking to meet Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad over the long-standing issue.

State Education and Innovation Assistant Minister Jenifer Lasimbang told The Malaysian Insight that she is investigating an Iban woman’s claim that her daughter was offered money to convert to Islam.


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  • sounds fake

    Posted 2 years ago by Lan Lan