Zahid’s RM5.9 million buy of two bungalows using foundation funds meant for charity, lawyer says


Hailey Chung Wee Kye

Umno president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi’s purchase of two bungalow lots in Country Heights, Kajang for RM5.9 million was made with funds given as donations, and the bungalows were used for charitable purposes, his lawyers say. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, September 13, 2021.

UMNO president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi’s purchase of two bungalow lots in Country Heights, Kajang for RM5.9 million was made with funds given as donations, and the bungalows were used for charitable purposes, his lawyers told the Kuala Lumpur High Court today. 

Lead counsel Hisyam Teh Poh Teik said the prosecution has failed to prove that the sum was proceeds from unlawful activities.


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  • "the bungalows were used for charitable purposes" - at Country Heights where the rich and famous live??? Ha! Ha! Ha! Best joke of the year.

    Posted 1 month ago by T E

  • Good try Zahid but who are you going to fool with nonsensical statements like the bungalows at Country Heights were for charitable purposes.

    Posted 1 month ago by Rupert Lum