Living in a corruption free society is the fundamental right of every Malaysian, says the new MACC Chief

The new Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission MACC chief Latheefa Koya

KUALA LUMPUR, June 7 — The new Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief Latheefa Koya vows to transform Malaysia into a nation free of corruption.

 “My job is clear. It is to go after corruption anywhere and everywhere it is found.

“I will also be looking into long term measures, including education, to create a culture of intolerance to corruption,” she said in a statement on her first day in office as chief commissioner of the MACC.

Latheefa Koya, who is the former director of human rights group Lawyers for Liberty added, ” it is the fundamental right of every Malaysian to live, work and prosper in a corruption free society.”

Latheefa has replaced Datuk Seri Mohd Shukri Abdull who was said to have resigned before his contract ended in May 2020.


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