JOHOR BAHRU: Two senior professors at a public university in Segamat are in preventive detention for seven days from today for alleged abuse of power in the award of the university project worth RM25,000.
The director of Johor's Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), Datuk Azmi Alias, confirmed the matter and the return order against the two speakers, both 40 years old, was issued by the Magistrates Court.
The lecturers, a man and a woman, were arrested on the university campus at approximately 2 pm yesterday
It was said that they had used their position to award a project at the university to a company that belonged to a relative Of one of them. – Bernama