Chow Wing-kan (right) and members of Liberal Party appeal to Liaison Office over Hong Kong’s withdrawal from the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment to help stem out bogus refugee status claims in Western Point. Photo: David Wong.

Election bombshell: threats and attempted bribery alleged as Hong Kong’s New Territories West Legco candidate drops out of poll race

Ken Chow Wing-kan of Liberal Party says he fears people close to him may be under threat if he continues his election campaign

Topic |   Legislative Council elections 2016

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Chow Wing-kan (right) and members of Liberal Party appeal to Liaison Office over Hong Kong’s withdrawal from the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment to help stem out bogus refugee status claims in Western Point. Photo: David Wong.
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Jeffie Lam

Jeffie Lam

Jeffie writes predominantly about Hong Kong politics, but is also interested in social welfare issues, such as the city's ageing population and elderly care. She joined the Post in 2013 after beginning her career as a political reporter in 2009. In 2016, she won the English features merit prize in the 20th Human Rights Press Awards.

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Joyce Ng

Joyce Ng covers Hong Kong’s politics and housing issues. She joined the Post in 2008 to focus on urban planning, housing and heritage news, and has won awards for reporting on developers’ tricks in flat sales.