Lawyers urge Mahdzir to focus on improving education system


Bede Hong

Mahdzir Khalid has denied threatening teachers who support the opposition, saying his recent remarks have been misinterpreted. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 21, 2018.

EDUCATION Minister Mahdzir Khalid came under more fire today for his warning to teachers not to support the opposition, with lawyers urging him to work harder to improve the education system.

Mahdzir was today quoted by English daily The Star as denying that he had threatened teachers who supported the opposition and that his remarks were misinterpreted.


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  • In a kleptocracy the ministers are only beholden to their leader. They say things only to please their leader no matter how foolish or even illegal it may sound.

    Posted 3 years ago by Xuz ZG

  • As an Education Minister, he's lost it! He's a big BS in saying this and speaks volumes of himself and his low mentality in a modern like today. He still thinks schools are built on roof tops, kot!

    Posted 3 years ago by Crishan Veera