The daughter of Dato’ Sri Najib Razak and Rosmah Mansor, Nooryana Najwa got married to Daniyar Nazarbayev in 2015. Najib and Rosmah claimed that their son-in-law is extremely rich.
Source: Malaysia Flip Flop
But who exactly is Daniyar Nazarbayev?
Here are 11 points to get to know Daniyar better!
#1. 27-year-old Daniyar Nazarbayev is the stepson of Bolat Nazarbayez, who is the younger brother of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev.
#2. Nursultan Nazarbayev became the President of Kazakhstan since 1990 when the former communist state declared its independence from the Soviet Union bloc.
#3. In the west, Nursultan Nazarbayev is described as a dictator that stamps billions of state funds while his people live in poverty.
#4. Daniyar’s mother, Maira Kesikbayev married his father Bolat and changed their surname from Kesikbayev to Nazarbayev in 2001.
#5. However, the marriage was canceled in 2012 when Bolat found out that Maira was wanted by the Kazakhstan authority and Interpol on various crimes including kidnapping and extortion. Other than that, Bolat also discovered that Maira had falsified her name and was married when she met Bolat.
Left to right: Nooryana, Daniyar, little brother, and mother Maira Kesikbayev | Source: Malaysia Flip Flop
#6. In 2012, Bolat Nazarbayev sued his stepchild and ex-wife in the Manhattan Supreme Court over the allegation that he was cheated into buying a condominium unit costing USD 20 million (RM80 million) in New York.
#7. In 2008, Bolat had authorized Daniyar to buy a condominium in New York on his behalf. However, without the knowledge of Bolat, Daniyar transferred the property of the condominium to his mother.
#8. Bolat also claimed in his suit that Maira spent money without his knowledge, she spent a total of USD75 million (RM299 million) to buy jewelry from Jacob & Co.
#9. Maira’s personal assistant, Saule Arykbayeva in her testimony in court claims that her former employer has also been in contact with organized crime and kidnapping.
#10. Daniyar is also facing a lawsuit by the Condominium Management because of failure to complete the maintenance bill and assessment tax amounting to USD129,000 (RM514,000).
#11. According to a document filed by Manhattan Court, Daniyar has also falsified documents to enable him to study at Columbia University in America.
Source: AZ Vision