Why was Bumiputera status application by Taib's wife fast-tracked, asks Sarawak Pakatan

Desmond Davidson

The Sarawak governor's Arab wife, Ragad Kurdi Taib, and her two sons from a previous relationship have been granted Bumiputera status, and are now Melanau. – Instagram pic, February 1, 2018.

THE quickness in granting Bumiputera status to the Sarawak governor’s Arab wife, Ragad Kurdi Taib, and her two sons from a previous relationship has been called into question by the state opposition.

While state Pakatan Harapan and DAP chief Chong Chieng Jen refuses to comment on the 37-year-old Ragad and her children becoming Melanau, he, however, questioned the state government’s move to fast-track their applications.

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  • Born for some one not a melanau BUT BECAME A MELANAU...............MALAYSIA A LAUGHING STOCK ....THERE ART. 153 IS MISUSED.......

    Posted 3 years ago by Mohanarajan murugeson

  • Pakatan Sarawak, Sabah and Kelantan has to think bigger - any one of the three state, who have complained long time about mariginalisation, can take their fate in their hands by putting Pakatan in their state and automatically into Putrajaya. It does not get better. It's time to tell them, voting BN does not mean voting for Putrajaya. If anyone of the three vote otherwise, they are on the opposition state if they vote BN.

    Posted 3 years ago by Bigjoe Lam

  • Special case ?

    Posted 3 years ago by Abdul Din