Why is Najib still allowed to travel, lawmakers ask Tengku Zafrul

Chan Kok Leong

Lawmakers grill Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz why former prime minister Najib Razak was allowed to travel despite owing the Internal Revenue Board RM1.69 billion in tax arrears while others who owe mere thousands were stopped at the border. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, November 24, 2021.

IT was a court decision to allow Najib Razak access to his passport for his trip to Singapore, Tengku Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz told the Dewan Rakyat when questioned why the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) had not blacklisted the former prime minister.


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