Archive for category Sabah

When and who gave the Inspector-General of Police the powers to dabble in foreign policy?

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Penang on Sunday, 1st October 1995:

When and who gave the Inspector-General of Police the powers to dabble in foreign policy?

Firstly, I want to congratulate the Sabah Police for a very professional and incident-free handling of the Timorese doomsday cult movement in Beluran, Sabah,. involving 96 men, 40 women and 55 children. Read the rest of this entry »

Sabah DAP instructed to prepare for the next general elections on the basis that there will be no co-operation or understanding with PBS in Sabah

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tan Jung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday, February 16, 1995:

Sabah DAP instructed to prepare for the next general elections on the basis that there will be no co-operation or understanding with PBS in Sabah

Sabah DAP has been instructed to prepare for the next general elections on the basis that there will be no co-operation or understanding with PBS in Sabah. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP calls on Anwar Ibrahim to establish a Commission of Good, Honest and Clean Government for Sabah to investigate into all complaints of irregularities, improprieties, abuses of power and corruption committed by the Barisan Nasional Sabah State Government

Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang at the end of his three-day visit to Sabah held at Kota Kinabalu Hyatt Hotel on Monday, September 26, 1994 at 9.45 am.

DAP calls on Anwar Ibrahim to establish a Commission of Good, Honest and Clean Government for Sabah to investigate into all complaints of irregularities, improprieties, abuses of power and corruption committed by the Barisan Nasional Sabah State Government.

Today is the 194th day of the Barisan Nasional Sabah State Government. Read the rest of this entry »

Four tests for Election Commission to prove its independence and fulfilment of its constitutional responsibility to conduct ‘free, fair and clean’ general elections

Press Conference Statement (2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General, and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Kota Kinabalu on Sunday, September 25, 1994, at 10 am.

Four tests for Election Commission to prove its independence and fulfilment of its constitutional responsibility to conduct ‘free, fair and clean’ general elections.

The Election Commission in Malaysia has not been fully independent as intended by the Malaysian Constitution to be able to fulfil its constitutional responsibility to conduct ‘free, fair and clean’ general elections.

There are four tests for the Election Commission to prove its independence and fulfilment of its constitutional responsibility to conduct ‘free, fair and clean’ general elections, namely: Read the rest of this entry »

Sankaran Dandai is becoming quite an embarrassment for Sabahans as he is the most ineffective Chief Minister in Sabah history.

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the DAP Kota Kinabalu Branch Dinner to celebrate his 25th anniversary as an elected MP held at Penampang, Hongkod Koisaan on Sunday, 25th September 1994 at 8 pm.

Sankaran Dandai is becoming quite an embarrassment for Sabahans as he is the most ineffective Chief Minister in Sabah history.

Sankaran Dandai is becoming quite an embarrassment for Sabahans as he is the most ineffective ChiefMinister in Sabah history.

Yesterday, Sankaran Dandai just came back from Kuala Lumpur and he must have chalked up a new record as the Sabah Chief Minister who have to keep running to Kuala Lumpur for advice and directive as how to run the Sabah State Government. Read the rest of this entry »

Sabah voters should teach Barisan Nasional a Lesson in next general elections

Speech by Parlimentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, when declaring open the Sabah DAP State Convention held at Sanbay Hotel Conferrence Hall, Sandakan on Saturday, 24th September, 1994 at 5pm.

Sabah voters should teach Barisan Nasional a Lesson in next general elections.

As the general elections could be held any time between October 22 and November 13, the DAP throughout the country must be put on a ‘all systems go’ footing and be placed on top gear to fight the next general elections. Read the rest of this entry »

Sabah Barisan Nasional Government of Sankaran Dandai has failed its election promise, particularly its 100-day promise, when it is coming to 300 days

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at a Sandakan DAP Ceramah at Sanbay Hotel, Sandakan on Saturday, September 24, 1994 at 8 pm.

Sabah Barisan Nasional Government of Sankaran Dandai has failed its election promise, particularly its 100-day promise, when it is coming to 300 days.

The Sabah Barisan Nasional Government of Sankaran Dandai has failed its election promise, particularly its 100-day promise, when it is coming to 300 days since it unethically and undemocratically toppled the PBS state government elected by the voters of Sabah. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP will respect Joseph Pairin’s decision that PBS goes I alone in Sabah in the coming Parliamentary general elections and the DAP will now prepare for multi-concerned contests in Sabah

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the Kluang DAP Branch Dinner on Friday, 22nd July 1994 at 7 p.m. to commemorate his 25th anniversary as an elected MP

DAP will respect Joseph Pairin’s decision that PBS goes I alone in Sabah in the coming Parliamentary general elections and the DAP will now prepare for multi-concerned contests in Sabah

It was reported in the press today that the PBS Chairman, Datuk Joseph Pairin Kitingan, has announced that the PBS would go it alone in Sabah in the coming Parliamentary general elections and has no intention of co-operating with the DAP. Read the rest of this entry »

Mahathir should reconsider not only the Cabinet post to be given to Bernard Dompok but should also reconsider his decision to appoint Dr. Jeffrey Kitingan as Senator and Deputy Minister

Statement (2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, while visiting Ipoh in connection with the Perak DAP State Voters’ Registration Exercise on Thursday, 21st July 1994 at 9.30 a.m.

Mahathir should reconsider not only the Cabinet post to be given to Bernard Dompok but should also reconsider his decision to appoint Dr. Jeffrey Kitingan as Senator and Deputy Minister

Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed, said in Penang two days ago that h was reconsidering the Cabinet post to be given to Datuk Bernard Dompok, the Parti Demokratik Sabah president. Read the rest of this entry »

The first 100 days of Barisan Nasional Sabah State Government has raised anew the question whether the Barisan Nasional was serious and sincere in making corruption the top issue in the Sabah state general elections

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Saturday, June 25, 1994:

The first 100 days of Barisan Nasional Sabah State Government has raised anew the question whether the Barisan Nasional was serious and sincere in making corruption the top issue in the Sabah state general elections

Yesterday was the first 100 days of the Barisan Nasional Sabah State Government. During the Sabah state general elections, the Barisan Nasional promised the people of Sabah that they could begin to see results from the Barisan Nasional’s general election manifesto in the first hundred days. Read the rest of this entry »