KOTA KINABALU - "I have approved many allocations in Sabah as I am very committed in developing this state,"said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
Najib, who is also the Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman, said the move to approve numerous allocations during working visits to Sabah was not due to the impending general election.
"I want to make sure that the development gap between Semananjung and Sabah can be narrowed down. We are not like the opposition which only knows how to sell promises. We are a proven government through our track record.
"The BN government has succeeded in ensuring political stability in Sabah, creating peace and harmony, transforming Sabah and ensuring Sabah's security continues to be assured ... that is the success of the BN government,"he said in his speech at the Dinner with the Sabah Community Leaders here tonight.
Also present at the event were Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman, Sabah Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Joseph Pairin Kitingan, Cabinet ministers and BN component party leaders.
Najib said the government would also continue to increase the allocation to champion the welfare of Sabahans.
Meanwhile, Najib asked the Sabah BN to