SANDAKAN: A book on the Red Leaf Monkey authored by Sabah Parks deputy director Dr Maklarin Lakim titled, ‘Lotong Merah Primat Ekselusif Borneo’ has won the Sabah Chief Minister’s Book Award 2015.
This was announced last night by Assistant Minister to the Chief Minister, Datuk Mohd Arifin Mohd Arif.
Two other books, ‘Amfibia Sabah’ by Paul Yambun Imbun, and ‘Kerang Gergasi Borneo’ by Elvin Michael Bavoh, Nasrulhakim Maidin and Abdul Jalil Mapati were also shortlisted for the award.
Dr Maklarin received RM5,000 and a certificate of appreciation. – BERNAMA