Najib back at MACC

Former prime minister Najib Razak’s car, seen entering the MACC compound this morning together with a police escort. (Bernama pic)

PUTRAJAYA: Former prime minister Najib Razak is back at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters, believed to be related to investigations into a solar panel project for schools in Sarawak.

Najib’s vehicle was seen entering the building compound at about 9.20am, accompanied by a police car.

Najib has been summonned to MACC several times before this to help in investigations into several cases. He was last there on Nov 8.

On Thursday, Najib’s wife Rosmah Mansor was charged with two counts of corruption involving RM1.5 million over a project to supply and install solar energy to 369 rural schools in Sarawak two years ago.

His former aide Rizal Mansor was also charged with four counts of soliciting and receiving bribes for himself and Rosmah, amounting to RM5.5 million in connection to the same project.