Organisations fail to get controversial Islamic preacher prosecuted


Ravin Palanisamy

A group of five organisations led by Global Human Rights Federation have failed in their legal bid to compel the attorney-general and inspector-general of police to prosecute controversial Islamic preacher Syakir Nasoha for alleged disparaging remarks against non-Muslims. – YouTube pic, September 26, 2023.

A GROUP of five organisations led by Global Human Rights Federation (GHRF) failed in their legal bid to compel the attorney-general (AG) and inspector-general of police (IGP) to prosecute controversial Islamic preacher Syakir Nasoha for his alleged disparaging remarks against non-Muslims. 

High Court judge Ahmad Kamal Md Shahid this afternoon denied leave to the organisations – GHRF, Parti Bangsa Dayak Sarawak, Sarawak Association for People’s Aspiration, Ex-Students of Chinese Schools, and Pertubuhan Malaysia Tamilar Munnetra Kalagam – to proceed. 


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