Muguntan Vanar

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21 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

TYT lodges report against Musa

KOTA KINABALU: A “threat” report lodged by Sabah's Head of State has shed light on what transpired in the hours before the swearing-in of Tan Sri Musa Aman as Chief Minister on May 10.

20 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Calls for Shafie to give up his Finance post

KOTA KINABALU: Public calls are increasing for newly minted Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal to relinquish his state Finance portfolio.

19 May 2018 | 11:26 AM

Sabahans call for Shafie to relinquish Finance portfolio

KOTA KINABALU: Newly-minted Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has been urged to relinquish his state Finance portfolio in keeping with the election manifesto and campaign promises.

Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal. -Bernamapic
19 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Shafie issues new state ministers list of ‘dos and don’ts’

KOTA KINABALU: Newly-minted Sabah state ministers have been given a list of ‘dos and don’ts’ by Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal at the first cabinet meeting held on Thursday.

Shafie (in white) handing out dates to worshippers at the mosque. (Right) The crowd at the Ar Rahman Mosque in Semporna waiting for Shafie to arrive for prayers and the breaking of fast.
17 May 2018 | 2:05 PM

Accept your defeat, Warisan tells Sabah BN and Musa

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Barisan Nasional and its chairman Tan Sri Musa Aman should accept their defeat in GE14 and instead play their role as an effective opposition to the Parti Warisan Sabah-led state government.

V.K.Liew (left) and Musa.
17 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Legal experts debate two CMs saga

KOTA KINABALU: Legal experts are continuing to debate the position of two Sabah chief ministers who were sworn in in a space of 36 hours.

16 May 2018 | 10:22 PM

Upko defector one of nine ministers in new Sabah cabinet

KOTA KINABALU: Upko's Kadamaian assemblyman Ewon Benedict is now one of the nine ministers appointed under Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal's cabinet.

16 May 2018 | 5:03 PM

Two legal views on the validity of Sabah Chief Minister appointments

KOTA KINABALU: Legal circles in Sabah are continuing the debate on the position of the two rival claimit Chief Ministers – Barisan Nasional’s Tan Sri Musa Aman and Parti Warisan Sabah’s Datuk Mohd Shafie Apdal.

16 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Shafie to study BN contracts

KOTA KINABALU: Big contracts given out by the Barisan Nasional government under former chief minister Tan Sri Musa Aman will come under the scrutiny of his political arch-rival Datuk Seri Mohd Safie Apdal, who has now taken the reins.

15 May 2018 | 1:18 PM

Shafie gets down to business in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has taken hold of the Sabah government after a turbulent political weekend that saw his predecessor Tan Sri Musa Aman forced out two days after being sworn in.