Defeated Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) candidate for Inanam (N13) in the March 8, general elections Daniel John Jambun was confident of having wrested the seat if DAP had not fielded its candidate Jeffrey Kumin.
He claimed that the then incumbent Assemblyman Johnny Goh of Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) had conspired with DAP to field a candidate as he(Johnny) had foreseen the outcome should he (Johnny) was involved in a straight contest with him.
Daniel polled 4,293 votes against Johnny's 5,979 while Jeffrey obtained 2,864 votes while Independent Clarence Chin polled only 196 votes. Johnny retained Inanam for his third consecutive term in office.
"I have all the proof," Daniel said.
Daniel had in past election contested in Inanam for Opposition Pasok but lost his deposit after polling less that 100 votes.