Hornbill Unleashed

August 21, 2013

Why invite Taib to open St Joseph’s new building?

Francis Paul Siah

Sarawak Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud has been invited to officially open the new building of St Joseph’s Private School in Kuching this Saturday.

Whose idea was it to grant such an honour to a heavily tainted politician and Sarawak’s most loathed man at this private Catholic event, a former classmate asked me in an email recently.

The immediate reaction that crossed my mind at that time was why the need to invite the chief minister at all when this was a private project that has nothing to do with the government?

And yes, I also posed then as to whose grand idea it was to suggest inviting Taib in the first place and who was ultimately responsible for approving the invitation? (more…)

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