Malaysian ex-PM Najib to learn fate in first 1MDB trial

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) – A Malaysian court will hand down its verdict in Najib Razak’s first corruption trial on Tuesday, nearly 16 months after it began probing the former prime minister’s role in the multi-billion-dollar 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal. More details in Monday’s Borneo Bulletin.