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Stop dishing out datukship to 'kids'

Francis Paul Siah  |  Published:  |  Modified:

First, it was Nicole David.

I was really shocked when 24-year-old Nicole was awarded the datukship last month. Why? No doubt she’s the world squash champion but she’s only a ‘kid’ and since when did we start giving out datukships (originally meant for senior, deserving citizens) to school kids?

Now, it’s Lee Chong Wei!

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