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February 1, 2017 9:13 AM Boat Pilots Must Keep Tab On Weather Conditions

SEMPORNA, Feb 1 (Bernama) - Boat pilots and crew have been urged to monitor the weather conditions before deciding to take tourists to the islands. Semporna Tourism Boat Association chairman Kerino Jalani said this was important so that they are always prepared for any eventualities at sea. "In addition to getting information from the Meteorological 5

January 25, 2017 4:40 AM Inform us before organising fireworks display, says Esscom chief

KOTA KINABALU: Those celebrating Chinese New Year in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (Esszone) are advised to inform the police and authorities if they want to hold fireworks display. Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) commander Datuk Wan Abdul Bari Wan Abdul Khalid said they should also inform the authorities on when and where they plan to organise 7

January 21, 2017 4:31 PM IGP Khalid promises more security measures to curb cross-border crimes in Sabah

PAPAR: Increased security steps are being planned to curb cross-border criminals from making attempts to commit crimes at Sabah's east coast. Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said while he could not reveal the measures for now, the steps were "meant to make things difficult for the enemies to take advantage and commit crimes" 2

January 15, 2017 10:27 AM Rumours of BN members leaving party only ruse to draw attention

SEMPORNA: Rumours of members of UMNO and other Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties leaving en masse lately is only a tactic of the opposition to fish for attention and vote. Sabah UMNO deputy Information chief Datuk Ramlee Marahaban said the rumours disseminated were irresponsible and only propaganda played up in opposition-organised gatherings to get the support 6

January 10, 2017 7:35 AM Sabah shaken by quake off Philippines

KOTA KINABALU: People ran out of multi-storey buildings after tremors were felt in eastern Sabah following a magnitude 7.3 earthquake in the Celebes Sea, off the Philippines. Many people said they felt the buildings they were in shaking following the 2.13pm Tuesday earthquake, which hit about 466km east of Semporna. The tremors were felt in various parts 8

January 8, 2017 4:09 AM Couple detained, equipment for fish bomb seized

SEMPORNA, Jan 8 — A married couple was detained and equipment, believed to be used for making fish bomb, was seized from their boat at Pulau Sipanggao yesterday. Region Four Marine Operation Force (MOF) Commander ACP Mohamad Madun said the man and woman, aged 35 and 36, were detained at about 4 pm during a patrol in the area. Following a search on their 9

December 29, 2016 10:21 AM Filipino nabbed while trying to smuggle cosmetic products into Semporna

SEMPORNA, Dec 29 — A Filipino man was detained in Semporna by the Marine Police for attempting to smuggle 4,320 bottles of cosmetic products in the Singgamata Sea area, last night. State PPM Region Four commander ACP Mohamad Madun said PPM personnel on a special task, used an ordinary boat (DCOY2) to assist a combat boat RH 47, following public complaints 3

December 24, 2016 4:22 PM Semporna Umno keeps tradition to meet the public

Semporna Umno division continues its tradition to meet the public despite the ‘heavy-weight’ politicians leaving the party recently. The division used to be led by former Umno vice-president Shafie Apdal, has now formed new party Warisan Sabah as an opponent party to the ruling coalition. Speaking to Malaysia Outlook, former Bugaya assemblyman Basalie 10

December 19, 2016 8:43 AM Esszone’s security a top priority, says Najib

PM says the killing of three kidnappers by members of the Eastern Sabah Security Command should serve as a warning to those with bad intentions. LAHAD DATU: Prime Minister Najib Razak has given his assurance that the government will continue to accord high priority to security in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (Esszone). To this end, the efforts and commitment 10

December 12, 2016 11:14 AM Cache of weapons seized from two men shot dead in Eastern Sabah

KUNAK: Police have found several firearms near the two men who were shot dead during an exchange of fire at Balian Ulu Tingkayu here this morning. Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Abdul Rashid said the district police, after the gunfight, recovered two homemade shotguns (bakakuk), a .45 Colt pistol, a .38 revolver, live bullets and shell casings, air rifle 10