A prominent Umno lawyer has confirmed that a firm controlled by him, and in which the wife of former Chief Justice Tun Zaki Azmi is director, was awarded a RM2.2bn contract to build a major expressway, reports Debra Chong of the Malaysian Insider.
Imagine if all the toll collection over the years had gone to the Treasury, how many poor people could have been saved from poverty. It is high time that all the highways are renationalised and this too, as soon as possible. Please don’t ever think of privatising health care. Indeed, it is time to renationalise state assets and use the revenue for the people’s benefit, says K George.