Ivy Josiah in line for Dewan Negara appointment - sources

Martin Vengadesan

Modified 10 Sep 2019, 9:15 am

Human rights activist Ivy Josiah has been tipped for an appointment to the Dewan Negara next month.

Government sources told Malaysiakini that Josiah, the secretary-general for the Society for the Promotion of Human Rights (Proham), is one of the names floated to be sworn in after the terms of three senators expire on Oct 6...

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