Media Statements

Media Statements

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.

Press freedom crucial for clean, accountable governance

In the spirit of World Press Freedom Day, the Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) denounces the Malaysian government’s increasing attacks on our press, the fourth estate of realm of a society.

End secrecy laws now, reform OSA and protect whistleblowers

The Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) is shocked by the recent arrest of whistleblower Rafizi Ramli, and strongly condemns the authorities’ rash action.

Hiding the 1MDB Audit Report Behind the OSA, contradicts the underlying function of the audit itself

The Auditor general is duty bound to declassify the report immediately, given huge public interest involved.