Everyday sees the ground moving from under Najib and his team. Yesterday, it was the New York Post report about Jho Low and Mahathir and Siti Hasmah quitting Umno.
Today, it is yet another Wall Street Journal expose that investigators allege the prime minister account had received over US$1bn (RM4bn) not just RM2.6bn via intermediaries and most of this is later returned to the intermediaries.
They also believe the RM2.6bn in funds originated from 1MDB and “moved through a complex web of transactions in several countries and with the help of two former officials of Abu Dhabi, a Persian Gulf emirate with which 1MDB has deep ties”.
So where does this leave Najib? Are they now going to block the Wall Street Journal website?
Despite all this, despite the erosion in credibility and support, it is amazing that Najib still has his coterie of loyal supporters. Here’s an emotional one: