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October 2, 2017 4:19 PM Turtle-poaching in Sabah islands: Man remanded

Sabah Wildlife Department looking for 60 year old’s accomplice on islands in Semporna waters. KOTA KINABALU: Investigations into the suspected turtle-poaching activity on Pulau Bum Bum have led to the arrest of a male suspect, aged 60, in Kg Pantau-Pantau today. Sabah Wildlife Department director Augustine Tuuga, in a statement, said they had obtained 29

September 30, 2017 10:22 AM Ministry to help wildlife department track down perpetrators

PUTRAJAYA: Horrified by the blatant lack of regard for the wildlife, the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry (NRE) is ready to help the Sabah Wildlife Department to track down those perpetrators who recently killed sea turtles and wildlife on Pulau Bum Bum off Semporna, Sabah. Condemning the discovery of hundreds of bones from the dead sea turtle 7

September 11, 2017 4:35 AM Esszone dusk-to-dawn curfew to be extended for two more weeks

KOTA KINABALU: The dusk-to-dawn curfew in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (Esszone) will be extended for two more weeks, starting from Tuesday. Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Ramli Din said the curfew, that ends at 6pm on Monday, will be extended until Sept 27 in view of ongoing cross-border threats in Sabah's east coast. "The curfew has been extended 12

September 9, 2017 11:30 AM Esscom nabs 23 trying to enter Sabah illegally

KOTA KINABALU: Two groups of people comprising 23 foreign nationals tried to enter Sabah waters illegally, but their attempts proved futile as they were arrested by security forces. Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) commander Datuk Hazani Ghazali said the two groups of illegals comprising 23 people were nabbed in separate raids in Lahad Datu and Semporna 27

September 2, 2017 8:49 AM BN contributions to the people apparent

SEMPORNA: The contributions of the Barisan Nasional (BN) government to the people are clear, apparent and according to the requirement of the people, including the blue tank, said Sabah Assistant Finance Minister Datuk Ramlee Marahaban. Ramlee, who is also Sabah Umno deputy information head, said every contribution to the people of Sabah was based on the list of recipients 11

August 22, 2017 5:17 AM One burnt to death, another injured in Semporna road accident

SEMPORNA: A car skidded and caught fire here early today, causing one person to be burnt to death and another injured, according to the Semporna Fire and Rescue Station. The dead person has yet to be identified while the injured man was identified as Muhammad Basran Tuara, Semporna Fire and Rescue Station chief Fazizul Hizam Borhan said in a statement 8

August 12, 2017 2:36 PM Semporna records highest TB cases in Sabah

Semporna records highest TB cases in Sabah. — Picture by Julia ChanSEMPORNA, Aug 12 — Semporna recorded the highest number of TB or tuberculosis cases in Sabah last year, totalling 367, Semporna district health officer Dr Shameer Khan Sulaiman said. He said this year alone, Semporna had recorded 196 TB cases, including seven fatalities. In view of the high number 131

August 6, 2017 4:15 PM BNM financial carnival ends with impactful results

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Financial Carnival 2017, organised by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), ended successfully yesterday with more than 1,000 bank accounts opened and recorded 400 applications for financing totalling RM30 million. In addition, the insurance and takaful industry received 130 proposals which amounted to RM850,000 from businesses and individuals 10

July 23, 2017 4:04 AM Marine police detain man suspected of smuggling gas cylinders to Indonesia

SEMPORNA: Marine police have arrested a local man for attempting to smuggle 25 gas cylinders by boat at Laut Icebox near here last night. Sabah Region 4 Marine Police commander Mohd Yazib Abd Aziz said in the incident at about 8.30pm, the 38-year-old man was trying to smuggle the Petronas gas cylinders to Indonesia via Sungai Bergosong, Pulau Sebatik 19

May 24, 2017 6:51 AM Shafie denies receiving funds linked to 1MDB

KOTA KINABALU: Former Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal says he never received any funds linked to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB). The Parti Warisan Sabah chief said neither he nor former Umno deputy president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin benefited from donations received by Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak as alleged by Tourism and Culture Minister 7