Anwar files defamation suit against blogger Papagomo

PKR de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim has filed a defamation suit against Umno-linked blogger Papagomo after the latter failed to apologise and retract a series of lewd photographs. The blogger, whose real name is Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris, had claimed that the photos were screenshots from a video depicting Anwar being intimate with another male.


Defamation lawsuit [Anwar Ibrahim v. Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris]
Defamation suit on politicians over various accusations.

Directly implicated parties

Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris
UMNO Youth member known by his blog name of Papagomo

Indirectly implicated parties

Implicated parties through circumstantance

Disclosing Parties

Anwar Ibrahim
Dato' Seri Haji Anwar bin Ibrahim is the 10th Prime Minister of Malaysia. He is a Malaysian politician is the Opposition Leader since May 2020 and the President of the People's Justice Party since November 2018. Previously he served as Finance Minister from 1991 until 1998.



Malaysiakini,  (21 Mar, 2013).  Anwar files defamation suit against blogger Papagomo.  Retrieved 30 Jan, 2021,  from