Netizen 24 MYS: Deputy general manager, project director and five others remanded by MACC

By On February 05, 2018

Deputy general manager, project director and five others remanded by MACC

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) successfully obtained a five-day remand on Tuesday (Feb 6) for seven individuals, including a deputy general manager and a project director of a property developer. Magistrate Siti Nabilah Abd Rashid allowed the seven to be remanded for five days until Feb 10 to be investigated. They were picked up on Monday (Feb 5) in Johor, Shah Alam, Klang and Melaka. Initial investigations by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) revealed that the deputy general manager, 44, and the project director, 55, had allegedly awarded a landscaping project worth RM44mil to eight companies. It is learned that they allegedly solicited for bribes in exchange for ensuring the contractors would receive full payment for their monthly claims. Investigators found suspicious payments of more than RM2.4mil in the bank acc ounts of the deputy general manager and his wife, made through four proxies. The MACC has since frozen 15 bank accounts belonging to the deputy general manager and the contractors. Related NewsSource: Google News

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