KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has requested Tunku Mahkota of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim to hand over information pertaining to his claim of corruption in the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) for action to be taken.
The MACC said in a statement that if there was information with basis, it was prepared to act under the MACC Act 2009.
“The MACC requests Tunku Ismail to hand over the relevant information to enable action to be taken,” it said.
Tunku Ismail, in a post on the Johor Southern Tigers Facebook page on Monday, claimed that he had a pen drive on the internal activities at FAM, including leakages in ticket sales for the FA Cup and Malaysia Cup final matches.
The Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) owner claimed that the pen drive contained incidences of corrupt activities at FAM that had been going on for over 30 years.
Tunku Ismail was reported to have said that he got hold of the pen drive through a highly-placed friend in Kuala Lumpur. — Bernama