I am Dick Yip, a retired Senior Education Officer specialising in PE, Sports and the Outdoors, with 4 decades of extensive experience at the Primary,Secondary, JC,TTC,NIE,Sports clubs and NSAs level.I have many diverse interests...travel,music,Badminton,Fishing,ukulele,history...
In 2008 was honoured as S'pore's 1st Active Ager INFOCOMM Champion Award Winner.
Appointed C3A Active Ager Silver Ambassador 2008,
Appointed INFOCOMM 123 Silver Ambassador 2008.
Three men have been charged on Wednesday in court with the murder on Saturday of a second year Republic Polytechnic student, at Downtown East in Pasir Ris.
The three charged are 21-year-old Tang Jia Min,20-year-old Ho Wui Ming and 19-year-old Chen Wei Zhen. They appeared restless and were seen fidgeting and glancing nervously at the gallery as the charge was read out to them.An alleged accomplice, 18-year-old Edward Tay Wei Loong has not been charged yet.It is believed he is now in hospital after he hit his head while trying to get away from the police.
The four of them and several other unknown persons allegedly attacked 19-year-old Darren Ng Wei Jie between 5.30pm and 6pm on Saturday.Darren, who was reportedly hacked with choppers, died in Changi General Hospital about five hours later.
The three, who were dressed in identical red polo t-shirts, appeared restless in court.They were seen fidgeting and glancing nervously at the gallery while the charge was read out to them.The trio will be remanded at the Central Police Division and will be back in court next Wednesday. If convicted of murder, they face the death penalty.