Tag: vote buying
PBS information chief Joniston Bangkuai says vote buying was a mockery to democracy and called on those with evidence to furnish police with information to assist in the investigations.
The former Negeri Sembilan MB says the event was cancelled after Umno lodged a police report.
Special officer to the defence minister Mohd Nasaie Ismail speaks of political interference in the Paloh and Hutan Melintang army camps.
Dr Mahathir Mohamad says money given by the government is usually for a specific group that stands to benefit from it.
Pakatan says the pictures which went viral on social media were that of volunteers receiving reimbursements for their petrol expenses.
Bersih says political parties are now giving voters treats instead of cash handouts.
A lawyer says election laws prohibit the MIC man, whose victory in Cameron Highlands was nullified from contesting in the by-election.
The seat fell vacant after the Election Court revoked C Sivarraajh's victory for using money to buy votes.
Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail has been accused of handing out cash to Orang Asli in Cameron Highlands.
Vernon Kedit lodges another report with MACC on the matter.
Jali Gayang said RM500 each was given to village chiefs to compensate their travel expenses and daily spending as they had to travel long distances to meet BN candidates.
Tok Batin Harun Siden tells election court he and six other village chiefs were given RM300 each by Barisan Nasional candidates contesting in two seats in Pahang.
It says the playing field has been affected by such acts and that it intends to call for a revamp of the EC in the future.
C4 executive director Cynthia Gabriel says there have been many reports of corrupt election practices by both sides of the political divide.
Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism chief Cynthia Gabriel say the public will now not have problems finding right avenue to report electoral malpractice.