Tan Sri Musa Aman, formerly the chief minister of Sabah, will be slapped with 35 corruption charges today, 5 November
Free Malaysia Today reported sources as saying that Musa was arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today over bribes for approval of timber concessions in 2009.
The ex-chief minister arrived at the MACC headquarters earlier today, and will be escorted by officers to the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court at 3pm to face charges.
Musa will face 35 corruption charges in court
Musa purportedly violated Section 11(a) of the Prevention of Corruption Act 1997
Free Malaysia Today reported that if convicted, the former chief minister could face up to 20 years in jail, and fined RM10,000 or not less than five times the value of gratification, whichever is higher.