Friday, July 8, 2005

"Osu's gambling habit unacceptable"

Abdullah: Osu's gambling habit unacceptable


New Straits Times
07-08-2005
Abdullah: Osu's gambling habit unacceptable
Edition: Main/Lifestyle

KUALA LUMPUR, Thurs. - He may have been spared from having to repay a

RM7.1 million gambling debt but Datuk Seri Osu Sukam could not escape the
wrath of the Prime Minister.

Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said the former Sabah Chief Minister

had "failed as a leader".

Expressing his disappointment with Osu, he said: "We want credible

leaders who lead by example. It looks like Osu has failed as a leader. It

has tainted his leadership."

Abdullah said Osu's gambling habit was not only unacceptable but had

also tarnished ...