Rare interview: Li Shengwu felt like the first grandson to Mr and... Ex-Manpower Minister jumps into minimum wage debate, Sylvia Lim says she respects PAP loyalists after visiting ruling party supporter’s home, “Survival is not the only goal,” Ho Ching warns young people of Covid-19’s long-term effects. After the passing of Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, the Internet is abuzz with rumours that one of them are likely to ascend the “throne” one day. The eldest son of Lee Hsien Yang delivered a well-written eulogy for Mr. Lee Kuan Yew at a private service at Mandai Crematorium. In 1985, the same year Shengwu was born, Hsien Loong married Ho Ching, a fast-rising civil servant. Although the younger siblings offered a ceasefire, the family appears to remain estranged. The total number of cases in Singapore stands at 57,915. The blog was last updated in 2012 and is now inactive.
We wonder if Mr. Lee should have given the camera to Shengwu instead of Hongyi. © 2018 Must Share News. The promising young man has been compared to the infamous 17-year-old Amos Yee who rejoiced over Li’s grandfather’s death. In fact, the eulogy was so well-delivered it impressed many, who unwittingly likened him to the late Mr. Lee. If there's something I've done that's led you to believe otherwise, I would be happy to talk with you about it. Top images via Li Shengwu and Overseas Singaporean Unit/YouTube. On YouTube, 30-year-old Li Shengwu’s eulogy has garnered 446k views, surpassing his father Lee Hsien Yang’s at 108k views and his uncle Lee Hsien Loong’s at 156k views, albeit falling 126k short in views compared to Li Hongyi’s at 572k views. Aside from his brother Huanwu, Shengwu was closest in age to his cousin Hongyi. Yipeng was born with albinism, a genetic condition. He mentioned this in a eulogy to his late grandmother, Mdm. Shengwu has since responded with a new post, saying that the AGC demanded that he reveal the identities of his Facebook friends. Not that we’re saying Hongyi didn’t put the camera to good use. 2 (March, 2020), 425–467. They have two sons. We Are Hiring | It’s a bit disconcerting to be repeatedly publicly accused of undermining democracy without understanding why.”, He added: “I would prefer not to have done this over public Facebook posts. It's a bit disconcerting to be repeatedly publicly accused of undermining democracy without understanding why. Copyright Â© 2020 Mothership. Although the exact origins of the rift remain unclear, there is speculation that their relationship fractured around the time the Oxley Road dispute broke out in 2017. He added: “Perhaps one day, when emotions have subsided, some movement will be possible.”. In 2010, Li clinched the title of Best Speaker at the World Universities Debating Championships in Turkey, beating more than 700 others. In 2018, Hsien Loong said that the family feud remained unresolved and that his siblings had not communicated with him. Web development by Ripplewerkz.
Nyi Nyi Thet Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you should already have heard of Li Shengwu by now. Video presentation (40 minutes).