Economic affairs minister Azmin Ali. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Malaysia’s Azmin Ali sex scandal: minister’s aide asked me to lie, says Haziq Abdul Aziz, who claims he is the other man in viral video

  • People’s Justice Party member Haziq says the economic affairs minister sent his political secretary Hilman Idham to request he help cover up the scandal
  • Haziq has been suspended from his job at the Ministry of Primary Industries and given three days to offer an explanation or be sacked
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Economic affairs minister Azmin Ali. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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Malaysia’s Minister of Economic Affairs Azmin Ali. Photo: KY Cheng/SCMP

‘I categorically deny this vicious libel’: Malaysian minister Azmin Ali condemns gay sex video as attempt to ruin his reputation

  • Malaysia’s Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali claimed the video and accompanying accusations of corruption were the latest in a series of concerted attempts over the past few months to vilify him
  • He said his lawyers would take legal action against the culprits
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Malaysia’s Minister of Economic Affairs Azmin Ali. Photo: KY Cheng/SCMP
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