Developing S’wak without losing our voice: Taib
The speech was delivered by Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud, who was then Minister for Communications and Works, in seconding a Council Negri motion in 1963.
It was as follows:
“Mr Speaker, Sir, the subject matter that is contained in the motion before this House is undoubtedly a national one.
In fact, there were honourable members who referred to themselves as nationalists when arguing on the motion today. Such an approach to this motion is very commendable in that it shows that most of us here have some love for
This motion is raised in such a way that it may tempt us to think along the narrow line of supporting
The implication of this motion can be summarised thus: Have we got the desire as Sarawakians to bestow all our love on
Taib, the eldest politician should think what is the best for the Sarawakian instead of beig “puppetize” by UMNO. I was shock to hear that there is a UMNO branch in Kuching. It true!! One of my friends is a Puteri UMNO member. As far as I know there is no any UMNO in
Taib must realize that
Taib will never be the saluted leader of the Sarawakian since he failed the Sarawakains for decades and reap greedily for his family and cronies.