The episode surrounding Raeesah Khan’s lie has evolved into a Taiwanese drama

The episode surrounding Raeesah Khan’s lie has evolved into a Taiwanese drama

I had prevented myself from commenting about the hearing at the Committee of Privileges as it was, like the Honorable Leader of the Opposition said, to be finally resolved within the Parliament. However, as the various people presented their evidence to the committee, the whole episode surrounding Raeesah Khan’s lie has evolved into a Taiwanese […]

WP Dennis Tan repeatedly tries to nail Raeesah Khan as mentally unsound

WP Dennis Tan repeatedly tries to nail Raeesah Khan as mentally unsound

You would have thought that it would take just a few minutes for Dr Christopher Cheok to present his professional assessment of Raeesah Khan to the Committee of Privileges (COP). After all, it is an objective assessment based on internationally established criteria and practice. Not so for Dr Cheok. He found himself being asked numerous […]

Pritam Singh to Edwin Tong : I am the Leader of the Opposition

Pritam Singh to Edwin Tong : I am the Leader of the Opposition

For all his talk on taking ownership and responsibility, Mr Pritam Singh is definitely not taking ownership and responsibility for the role that he had played in allowing the lie to persist for a few months without doing anything about it. He gave the weak excuse that every WP MP is a leader who took […]

Damaged reputation? A damage reputation is to WP’s advantage

Damaged reputation? A damage reputation is to WP's advantage

Ms Raeesah Khan’s lies in Parliament resulted in her being referred to the Committee of Privileges, and subsequently her resignation from WP which effectively means she is no longer an MP. The Workers’ Party may have suffered a damaged reputation but in terms of political fortunes, they have nothing to fear. In fact, a damaged […]

Raeesah Khan resigns from Workers’ Party. Why resign now, asks Prof Daniel Goh.

Questions remain as Raeesah Khan resigns from Workers' Party

Workers’ Party Raeesah Khan has resigned from the Workers’ Party (WP). The party announced this in a statement on 30 November. Ms Khan had indicated to Mr Singh, the Secretary-General of WP, her intention to resign earlier in the day before conveying her intention to the CEC. Ms Khan’s resignation came before work by the […]