Tag: Tan Cheng Bock

Tan Cheng Bock challenge fails, Govt’s edit of S’pore’s history affirmed

Tan Cheng Bock challenge fails, Govt’s edit of S’pore’s history affirmed

The High Court on Friday affirmed the Government’s position that the first Elected President of Singapore is indeed Wee Kim Wee, and not Ong Teng Cheong. The decision by Justice Quentin Loh effectively means that the Government’s edit of Singapore’s political history is now law. […]

Cheng Bock questions Govt’s decision to not recognise Ong Teng Cheong as first Elected President

Cheng Bock questions Govt’s decision to not recognise Ong Teng Cheong as first Elected President

Dr Tan Cheng Bock, who contested in the 2011 Presidential Elections in Singapore, has questioned the government’s decision to recognise the late Wee Kim Wee, instead of Ong Teng Cheong, as Singapore’s first Elected President. At a press conference on 31 March, Friday, Dr Tan […]