Since late Professor Goh Chok Tong of Emeritus has been in the spotlight for some of his comments, and that has led to Singaporean confidence in him losing.
During the National Day Dinner at the Marine Parade on Saturday, August 18, Mr. Goh talked about his diminishing role as the 4G leaders took over and said, "Fortunately, Singapore does not need a former prime minister to help".
He added: "I can not stop being concerned about the future of my country, it is a professional practice of former prime ministers."
Despite his valid and sentimental comments about the well-being of the country, netizens were very dissatisfied with ESM Goh.
ESM Goh is faced with enormous slack after saying "Ministers are not paid enough!"
Many also seemed to be very concerned about ESM Goh's comments about the fact that ministers were not paid enough, although he clarified his remarks by saying "Salaries are not our starting point when looking for ministers".
Although ESM Goh has been working with Singapore for a long time, some of his comments have left a negative impression in the minds of people lately.
It seems that people have criticized ESM Goh for the sake of, without giving any merit to his words.
It seems that he has lost the confidence of the people.