Jepak MD admitted to paying RM6.5m to Rosmah - witness

A witness told the Kuala Lumpur High Court today that Jepak Holdings (Jepak) managing director Saidi Abang Samsudin admitted to paying RM6.5 million to Rosmah Mansor for her assistance in aiding the company to secure a solar hybrid project in Sarawak.


Hybrid Photovoltaic Solar System Integrated Project
A solar energy project worth RM1.25 billion for 369 schools in rural Sarawak that was directly awarded and for which Rosmah Mansor wife of former Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with receiving bribe of RM5 Million by MACC

Directly implicated parties

Rosmah Mansor
Wife of Najib Razak
Saidi Abang Samsudin
Saidi Abang Samsudin is a Malaysian businessman, notable for being charged with paying bribes to Rosmah Mansor to secure Solar Energy project as Managing Director of Jepak Holdings Sdn Bhd

Indirectly implicated parties

Rizal Mansor
Rizal Mansor is special officer to former Prime Minister Najib Razak

Implicated parties through circumstantance

Disclosing Parties



M Fakhrull Halim, Malaysiakini,  (15 Jul, 2020).  Jepak MD admitted to paying RM6.5m to Rosmah - witness.  Retrieved 15 Jul, 2020,  from



Rayyan Radzwill Abdullah, a Jepak business partner, said the payment was made by Saidi in two separate submissions and Saidi even informed him of the amount after the payment was made.

In his witness statement, Rayyan said the first payment amounting to RM5 million was made through Rosmah's former assistant Rizal Mansor as a contribution to Rosmah "as promised" for helping Jepak obtain a letter of agreement for the project.