“Enemy of the state” & “barua” in the house

Debate on Budget 2016 go off tangent once more when a reply on security threat in Sabah by the Home Ministry was linked to the “controversial” photo of Lembah Pantai and Batu MPs meeting with Jacel H. Kiram, daughter of the leader of Sulu terrorists who invaded Lahad Datu, in February 2013. The term “barua” was then uttered in house, prompted the speaker to ask for the meaning of the word when the term lackey was heard. According to the speaker and MP from Putatan, “barua” in English is “middle man”.

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