We often make comparisons with large public figures in times of hardships, but this takes the cake. Following his imprisonment, Najib Abdul Razak’s son recently came forward with a statement so outlandish that the only appropriate reaction would be “???”
Mohd Nizar Najib posted on his Facebook yesterday, saying that he would rise above the challenges similar to human rights activist and icon Nelson Mandela who fought against apartheid.
Quick recap: Nelson Mandela was the leader of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa and spent 27 years in prison until 1990. During his time there he led the movement from his jail cell and worked on improving the conditions at the prison with South African officials.
He then went on to lead the African National Congress (ANC) to end apartheid and established a multiracial government. Mandela was also awarded a Nobel Peace Price and was then elected…