Natives' customary rights (NCR) are well covered in the Sabah Land Ordinance.
A Sabahan, a federal minister, either does not know the law, pretended not to know the law, or is intentionally telling a lie to his people. Politicians playing to the gallery are nothing new, it's their tools of the trade.
Obviously, this leader of the Kadazan people wants this state to live by the law of the jungle and is trying to usurp the law of the land.
Natives' customary rights (NCR) are well covered in the Sabah Land Ordinance which the Honourable Minister did not bother to familiarise himself with before he concluded that the State AG was wrong.
The AG was right that after 1930 no state land can be considered as NCR land unless the complainant comply with the requirements under the Sabah Land Ordinance[.]
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