Media Statements

Media Statements

C4: MACC ACT Has Mandate To Investigate Political Donations, While Political Donations Law Needs Expenditure

PETALING JAYA (Tuesday): Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Deputy Chief Commissioner (Operations) Datuk Azam Baki’s comments last Sunday that it has no jurisdiction to investigate political donations are actually off the mark. Cynthia Gabriel of C4 Center believes that the MACC Act (2010) does empower them to investigate such donations.

Press Release: Having Najib Over to the White House, Will Not Drain Your Swamp, Mr Trump…

It has been reported that Prime Minister Najib Razak will be paying United States President Donald Trump a visit this Tuesday, 12 September at the coveted White House. A diplomatic honor indeed!
But why?

Press Release of GIAT: Article 13 Review of United Nations Convention against Corruption

GIAT (Governance, Integrity, Accountability and Transparency) is a coalition of civil society organizations that consists of the Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4 Center), Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS), Sinar Project, Trnsparency International-Malaysia and Friends of Kota Damansara.

Article 13 Review of United Nations Convention Against Corruption

C4 and other CSOs emphasised structural problems that have made civil participation against corruption in Malaysia difficult

C4 lauds royal concerns to fight graft and punish wrongdoers

C4 welcomes the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V’s expression of displeasure at the continued state of corruption

C4 urges federal gov’t to emulate asset declaration move by Selangor

The Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4Center) applauds and welcomes Selangor state legislative assembly speaker Hannah Yeoh’s proposal to require all Selangor state assemblypersons to declare their assets and financial interests.

Azmin: Freedom of information a right, OSA a weapon of mass oppression

Press Release

25 July 2016

Azmin: Freedom of information a right, OSA a weapon of mass oppression
Shah Alam, 25 Julai – Menteri Besar Selangor Azmin Ali stressed that the announcement by the US Department of Justice concerning the 1MDB scandal is not just a civil suit but the culmination of investigations that have yielded a chain of criminal acts.

C4: Don’t put the lid on 1MDB investigations

KUALA LUMPUR: The Center to Combat Corruption & Cronyism (C4) has urged the Attorney-General (AG) to urgently concede to requests for Mutual Legal Assistance (MLA) by countries investigating the 1MDB Scandal. “We remind him that he must work for public interest, as he’s paid by taxpayers,” said the NGO’s Founder Director Cynthia Gabriel in a statement.