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Give birth certs regardless of citizenship, says Sabah academic

UMS senior lecturer Wan Shawaluddin Wan Hassan says this does not mean the people will become citizens, only that it will help tackle the problem of statelessness in Sabah.

NGO: Give passes to stateless people, don’t reward illegal immigrants

Pekida Sabah president Datu Akjan Datu Ali Muhammad says there are at least 100,000 people in Sabah who have been unfairly registered as stateless.

Shafie gives assurance stateless people issue will be resolved

The chief minister says the government needs to tread carefully on the ‘delicate and complex' problem.

Unwanted in the only place they can call home

Sabah will have the highest number of stateless people in the country by 2030, warns a Suluk community leader.

Ramasamy: NRD, not MIC, should tackle stateless situation

Penang's Citizenship Assistance Task Force is doing its part to help people facing problems getting MyKad.

270 stateless families live in Sandakan landfill

The undocumented families have been living there for 30 years and scavenge leftovers to feed themselves.

Tackle stateless people issue now, lawyers’ group tells govt

Lawyers for Liberty executive director Eric Paulsen says applications for citizenship hampered by administration obstacles and burdensome requirements.