PUTRAJAYA – The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has confirmed that former Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and the former Secretary-General of Treasury Tan Sri Mohd. Irwan Serigar Abdullah will be charged tomorrow.
In a statement, the MACC said that the Attorney-General’s Chamber had approved the charges.
“Both of them will be jointly-charged on power abuse involving government funds.
“Najib and Mohd Irwan Serigar will be at the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court on 25 October 2018 at 7.30 a.m. for the charges,” said the statement which was distributed to the media right after the former Prime Minister finished giving his statements for three hours at 5.00 p.m.
Najib and Irwan were called by the MACC to complete their final investigation processes and the charges.
Meanwhile, the MACC has also obtained the permission to charge the former Director-General of Malaysia External Intelligence Organisation (MEIO) Datuk Hasanah Abdul Hamid on criminal breach of trust involving government’s money.
Hasanah will be charged at the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court on the same day under the same section. -MalaysiaGazette