Monday, October 31, 2011

Bar Council honours doyen Raja Aziz Addruse

Last weekend, the Bar Council of Malaysia held an indoor gathering of lawyers to honour its three-term president Raja Aziz Addruse. 'I could very strongly sense that the deep respect for the brave constitutional expert transcends ethnicities and faiths. Raja Aziz Addruse dedicated one of 'his last missions in life to 'an historic process of reconciliation premised upon the very important principle of sanctity of treaty ('and contract') publicly and also solemnly signed among consenting parties. In classical Chinese expression, Raja Aziz Addrus was indeed a yi ren.