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Give Sabah a share of Petronas’ RM30 bil payout to Putrajaya,...

Masidi Manjun says as Sabah contributes 50% of the nation’s oil production, it deserves a portion of the one-off special dividend the federal government is getting from Petronas.

We are ready to take back govt, says new Sabah coalition

Four parties, including Sabah Umno, confirm membership in new alliance called Gabungan Bersatu Sabah.

New opposition bloc will bring down curtain on BN in Sabah

Sabah Umno chief Hajiji Mohd Noor says the party has agreed to join other state-based parties to form Gabungan Bersatu Sabah.

Brief row on final day of Sabah state assembly sitting

Nominated assemblyman Loretto Padua Jr gets into an argument with Karanaan rep Masidi Manjun.

Sabah state assembly convened minus Musa

All but one opposition representative were sworn in again earlier this morning.

Sabah opposition reps sworn in, minus Musa Aman

They took their oath in the speaker’s chambers after absenting themselves from the special sitting of the state assembly yesterday.

Umno polls a chance for rejuvenation, says political analyst

It is an opportunity for Umno to rebrand itself, injecting younger blood into the party while retaining a few capable 'old' hands, says university lecturer.

Sabah BN rep: Court must decide on governor’s power

Karanaan assemblyman Masidi Manjun says Musa Aman's suit is not about a power struggle but compliance with the constitution.

Shafie to name state Cabinet members

The focus is on who Shafie Apdal will appoint to take over from Masidi Manjun as the face of Sabah’s tourism industry.

Suspending Kinabalu guides right thing to do, says state minister

Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Masidi Manjun said the three guides should have left their political affiliation at the door of their workplace.

Mt Kinabalu reopens to climbers tomorrow, says Sabah minister

Masidi Manjun says a 47-member team carried out an inspection to assess if there was any damage and found only minor ones.

Long-term measures needed to tackle Sabah’s elephant woes

Minister to discuss with state wildlife department possible ways to solve the conflict between humans and elephants.

Sabah has ‘the best Malaysians’, tourism minister tells visiting Chinese

Masidi Manjun wants private investors and federal government to pump more money into Sabah to take advantage of Chinese tourism boom.

24 historic places gazetted as Sabah heritage sites

Seven more places will be gazetted as heritage sites under a new enactment to preserve the state’s history.

‘More revenue from letting manta rays roam the wild’

While a dead manta ray is worth US$500, a live one rakes in US$3.5 million a year in diving receipts, says a researcher.

Masidi yakin mampu pertahan Karanaan, selepas lalui gempa di Ranau

Gempa bumi yang melanda Ranau pada 2015 adalah satu daripada tempoh paling mencabar buat adun Karanaan itu, tetapi ia mendorong beliau untuk berusaha memulihkan kampung halamannya.

With 2 rhinos left, Sabah hopes to save species from extinction

State Minister Masidi Manjun believes Sabah’s rhino population can be saved with the use of scientific initiatives.

Let Airbnb share Sabah tourism pie, says Masidi

State minister for tourism Masidi Manjun says local authorities should regulate industry instead of barring Airbnbs altogether.

Peninsular Malaysians’ taste for exotic meat puts banteng at risk

The Sabah Forestry Department is probing the killing of three animals recently.

The sacrifice of Huminodun goes from legend to the big screen

The film Huminodun brings to life the genesis of the modern Kadazandusun community and its spirituality through a tale that has been passed on from generation to generation.

Surfing picking up in Kudat, says Sabah tourism minister

There could be an annual surfing festival in Kudat from next year, says Masidi Manjun.

No written rule banning tudung in international hotels, says Masidi

The Sabah tourism, culture and environment minister says banning headscarves is actually an administrative decision of hotel managements.

Sabah ministers applaud ‘holistic’ state budget

Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Masidi Manjun says additional RM12 million to develop rural tourism is a godsend.

Mt Kinabalu rockfall expected due to 2015 quake, says Masidi

State tourism and culture minister says the public should not be concerned as the mountain is still stabilising following the effects of a deadly earthquake that took place two years back.