Malaysiakini
NEWS

Hanipa apologises for sexist remark, Azalina forgives him

Kow Gah Chie

Published
Modified 10 Oct 2019, 6:32 am

De facto Deputy Law Minister Mohamed Hanipa Maidin has apologised to BN's Pengerang MP Azalina Othman Said, over the sexist remark hurled at her in the Dewan Rakyat yesterday.

"My derogatory remarks against my friend, YB Pengerang (Azalina), were unnecessary and uncalled for," he said in a statement to Malaysiakini.

"Truth be told, I made a huge mistake. I should have not said that even in jest," Hanipa said...

Share this story

Comments

By posting a comment, you agree to our Terms & Conditions as stipulated in full here

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Foul language, profanity, vulgarity, slanderous, personal attack, threatening, sexually-orientated comments or the use of any method of communication that may violate any law or create needless unpleasantness will not be tolerated. Antisocial behaviour such as "spamming" and "trolling" will be suspended. Violators run the risk of also being blocked permanently.

REPORT VIOLATORS

Please use the report feature that is available below each comment to flag offending comments for our moderators to take action. Do not take matters in your own hands to avoid unpleasant and unnecessary exchanges that may result in your own suspension or ban.