Najib Razak relied on Jho Low because he had confirmed that the businessman had a special relationship with the Saudi royalty. Patrick Teoh presents for the Malaysian Insight.
The former prime minister, who went back to the dock after 16 days of questioning, told the High Court this news made him believe that the US$620m (RM2.6bn) had personally come from the Saudi king.
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