Political donation amount to Rosmah negotiated in solar project, witness tells court


Ravin Palanisamy

Jepak Holding's managing director Saidi Abang Samsudin has told Rosmah Mansor's corruption trial that he had to negotiate the amount of political donation paid to the wife of former prime minister Najib Razak. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Kamal Ariffin, August 5, 2020.

JEPAK Holding’s managing director Saidi Abang Samsudin told the court today that he had offered a political donation to Rosmah Mansor for Barisan Nasional (BN) and Umno in exchange for her help to secure a solar hybrid project for his company.

Saidi, the trial’s 17th witness in Rosmah’s graft trial for soliciting and receiving bribes over the project, said that the donation offer was made to the former prime minister’s wife in their first meeting at her residence in Langgak Duta some time in early 2016.


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  • The real power broker in play as Jibby is just a sitting duck as what we have heard from the various released tapes. Its a known fact within dumno and if my guess is right even now at this moment she is still calling the shots. Thats Malaysian First Lady of Malevolent indeed. And the holders of the corridors of power today is giving this evil couples a time of their lives.

    Posted 1 month ago by Teruna Kelana