Ex-deputy court registrar detained in Jana Wibawa probe

Alfian Z.M. Tahir

The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested a former deputy court registrar for allegedly soliciting almost RM2 million in bribes in connection with an investigation into the Jana Wibawa programme. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, March 18, 2023.

A FORMER deputy court registrar has been arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) for allegedly soliciting almost RM2 million to help resolve an investigation of a businessman linked to the Jana Wibawa programme.

Bernama reported that the 50-year-old man was believed to have solicited bribes in return for MACC to change an accused to a witness and the corruption charge to an alternative one.

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