HC grants prosecution’s applications in judiciary couple case

Justice Gareth Lugar-Mawson delivered his decision on the applications made by the Public Prosecutor in the case against Ramzidah binti Pehin Datu Kesuma Diraja Colonel (Rtd) Haji Abdul Rahman and Haji Nabil Daraina bin Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin yesterday. The High Court granted the prosecution’s application for a restraining order under the Criminal Asset Recovery Order (CARO) over properties including monies held in local banks in respect to accounts belonging to the defendants and their two children, 19 vehicles purchased at BND3,203,655 and 456 luxury items worth BND1,316,274 which included watches, handbags, accessories and shoes belonging to both defendants. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin