Penang’s bribery, power abuse cases concerning: Azam Baki

Penang’s bribery, power abuse cases concerning: Azam Baki

2 months ago

KUALA LUMPUR – Accepting bribes, abuse of power and making false claims among civil servants in Penang are worrying, says Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner, Tan Sri Azam Baki

He said that based on its statistics, MACC received 919 complaints on such transgressions from 2019 until now.

“Many offences were committed but the crime of corruption is the favourite, which normally involves accepting bribes and abusing power.

“We received 312 information on accepting bribes and 147 on abuse of power in Penang,” he said when appearing on a corruption awareness programme with Penang RTM’s Mutiara FM radio.

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