Just as the Sufiah charade is becoming hot in Malaysia, the government had to come up with a move that sounds absolutely ridiculous. In an article entitled “Moves afoot to help Sufiah” in New Straits Times, it is stated that the Prime Minister’s Department and the Malaysian Missionary Foundation (Yadim) will try to assist former child mathematics genius Sufiah Yusof, now aged 23 and fending for herself as a prostitute in Salford, Manchester.

Frankly, the girl is old enough to know what she’s doing. And based on her video interviews at NewsOfTheWorld, she sounds perfectly sane and happy to be doing whatever it is she’s doing. Yadim should save their efforts and focus on local problems in Malaysia instead.

Full article at New Straits Times here.