Harmony in Sabah adversely affected by vicious and hostile style politics of Malaya parties

Posted on: Sun, 04/15/2018 - 18:39 By: webmin

KOTA KINABALU, April 15 2018: Sabahans must insulate themselves against the racial and religious polarisation that is becoming prevalent in Malaya, Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP) president Datuk Yong Teck Lee said.

He said the biggest culprit that has damaged the harmony and civility among Sabah’s diverse communities has been the vicious and hostile style of Malaya-based political parties.

Public transport not resolved while BN in power for over two decades

Posted on: Sun, 04/15/2018 - 18:07 By: webmin

KOTA KINABALU, April 15, 2018: Local party coalition Gabungan Sabah’s struggle to regain 40% of revenues derived from the state would have direct positive impact on the people’s lives, Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP) secretary-general Datuk Richard Yong said.

He said additional state revenues would enable the coalition-led state government to implement the Light Rail Transit system for Kota Kinabalu.

Yong said the LRT system was part of a comprehensive effort to transform Sabah into a regional transport hub within this region.

Black Sunday Reunion - "Save Sabah"

Posted on: Sun, 04/15/2018 - 17:44 By: webmin

KOTA KINABALU, April 15, 2018: The Sorak Sabah NGO Group has organized a Black Sunday rally - Save Sabah Reunion on Sunday in Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu.

The organizing chairman Stephan Gaimin stated the objective of the reunion on the day is to remind our young people and society at large of its struggle voicing out various problems in Sabah.

Sorak Sabah aims to highlight major issues that affect Sabah like illegal immigrants, various empty promises by the federal government, the non-compliance of the Malaysia Agreement 1963, borneonisation as well as others.

Yong: "We are fighting lies with truths"

Posted on: Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:37 By: webmin

KOTA KINABALU, April 13, 2018: The Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP) is striking back at those spreading a doctored video featuring party president Datuk Yong Teck Lee by releasing the original clip.

The one minute 37 second video showed the original clip in which Yong was giving a speech to SAPP Tanjung Aru leaders and members at a Chinese New Year gathering last February.

The clip showed Yong speaking out against certain parties for spreading lies amid cheering and applause from the SAPP members.

MA63 'Consensus' would suffer same fate as RCI on illegals

Posted on: Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:21 By: webmin

KOTA KINABALU, April 13, 2018: Barisan Nasional’s pledge of restoring the rights of Sabah and Sarawak as outlined in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) “by consensus” will likely end up being snared in bureaucracy.

Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP) deputy president Melanie Chia said BN’s promise on MA63 would suffer the same fate as the outcome of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on the state’s illegal immigrant problem.

BN manifesto reflects Ketuanan Malaya looking down on Sabah and Sarawak

Posted on: Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:10 By: webmin

KOTA KINABALU, April 13, 2018: Barisan Nasional, especially those in Malaya, have revealed their true thoughts on the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) by including the phrase “by consensus” in the coalition’s pledge of fulfilling the agreement as outlined in their election manifesto.

Sabah Progressive Party secretary general Datuk Richard Yong said the consensus reached among various parties in the drawing up of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) is all that is needed for the nation’s founding document to be implemented in its entirety.