1MDB trial postponed as Najib has to deliver speech in Parliament

Hariz Mohd & Hidir Reduan Abdul Rashid

Modified 15 Oct 2019, 8:56 am

Today's hearing in 1MDB criminal trial against former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak is postponed to tomorrow as the Pekan MP has to be at Parliament to deliver a speech.

Lead defence counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah told the court that Najib was initially slotted to speak between 11am and 12 noon during the parliamentary debate on Budget 2020.

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