Musa Aman back in M'sia, to swear in as Sungai Sibuga assemblyman

Olivia Miwil, FARDY BUNGGA

KOTA KINABALU: Former Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman has arrived at Terminal 2, Kota Kinabalu International Airport here.

He arrived 12.30pm with his entourage on a private jet.

Musa was flanked by heavy security as more than a thousand of supporters welcomed his arrival at the airport terminal.

His supporters were heard shouting “Hidup Tan Sri” and “Musa Aman” as the former state BN chairman walked to a waiting car.

Federal Reserve Unit personnel were also despatched to maintain order at the arrival hall.

Musa returned to Sabah after four months being away in the United Kingdom to seek medical treatment.

Meanwhile, his counsel Tengku Fuad Ahmad said Musa is expected to take his oath as Sibuga assemblyman.

Musa has until Sept 11 to do so or risk losing his state seat.

However, Fuad did not say when Musa will take his oath or whether he will seek treatment before the ceremony.

Musa is currently being investigated over an alleged criminal intimidation against Sabah Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Juhar Mahiruddin with regards to his alleged swearing-in as chief minister after the 14th general election.

Former Sabah police commissioner Datuk Ramli Din recently said police recorded statements from some 20 individuals to facilitate in the investigation to the case.

Musa is also being investigated by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission in regards to an alleged working relationship between Sabah BN and Parti Solidariti Tanah Airku (Star) in an effort to form the state government in events that occurred after the 14th General Election. © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd