Syed Saddiq denies cronyism in ministry contract award

THE Youth and Sports Minister, Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman, today denied any connection between him and his ministry to a company awarded the contract to manage the National Youths Skills Institute in Malacca, Selangor and Perlis.

Syed Saddiq said every tender awarded to any company by the ministry must go through the procurement and e-procurement system before undergoing the open tender process.