KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister and finance minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak must be held responsible and accountable for the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) corruption scandal, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said yesterday.
Najib was the chairman of 1MDB’s board of advisers until it was dissolved in May 2016 and the ministry of finance (MoF) took over its remaining assets.
In a statement yesterday, Guan Eng asked Najib how was it that payments made by MoF on behalf of 1MDB amounting to RM6.98 billion since April 2017 were not tantamount to a bailout.
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