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Echiverri faces graft cases anew over drainage projects
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 30, 2017 - 2:21pm
The Office of the Ombudsman has filed another batch of graft cases against Enrico Echiverri in connection with the alleged anomalous drainage projects during his term as Caloocan City mayor.
Ex-N. Samar OIC gets 14 years for P18,050 graft
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 30, 2017 - 12:00am
A former acting governor in Northern Samar has been sentenced to a maximum of 14 years in prison for failing to return two guns and a motorcycle worth P18,050 in 1987.
Dismissed Negros vice mayor faces raps
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 30, 2017 - 12:00am
The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the filing of graft charges against Romel Yogore, dismissed vice mayor of Valladolid, Negros Occidental, in connection with an agricultural project.
Ex-ally testifies vs Elenita Binay
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 30, 2017 - 12:00am
Former Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado, who used to be a staunch ally of the Binays, yesterday appeared before the Sandiganbayan to testify against the family’s matriarch Elenita Binay.
Hagedorn posts bail for SALN misdeclaration cases
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 27, 2017 - 3:45pm
Former Puerto Princesa City Mayor Edward Hagedorn posted P180,000 bail for his criminal cases which stemmed from his alleged misdeclaration of his assets for nine years.
Ex-mayor charged over P1.8-M firearms deal
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 27, 2017 - 12:00am
A former mayor of Santiago City in Isabela has been charged with graft along with two others in connection with the allegedly anomalous purchase of P1.79 million worth of rifles in 2010.
Aklan mayor suspended for immorality
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 27, 2017 - 12:00am
The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the suspension for six months of the mayor of a town in Aklan over his alleged extramarital affairs.
Sandigan junks raps vs Pangasinan mayor
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
The mayor of Anda town in Pangasinan has been cleared of graft in connection with the lease of heavy equipment.
PSC chair faces new graft case
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
Philippine Sports Commission chairman William Ramirez is facing another graft case before the Sandiganbayan, this time in connection with alleged anomalies in a security service deal the PSC entered into in 200...
Ex-Camarines gov charged over fertilizer scam
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 25, 2017 - 12:00am
A former governor and six other former provincial officials have been charged with graft before the Sandiganbayan in connection with the fertilizer fund scam.
Echiverri posts bail anew
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Former Caloocan City mayor Enrico Echiverri no longer waited for another division of the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan to order his arrest.
Ex-Daanbantayan mayor faces graft, malversation raps
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 24, 2017 - 4:28pm
Maria Luisa Loot, the former mayor of Daanbantayan in northern Cebu, and a former municipal councilor are in hot water over the alleged anomalous implementation of a livelihood project in 2007 worth P500,000.
Ex-NCDA exec charged with sexual harassment
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
A former official of the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) was charged by the Office of the Ombudsman for allegedly demanding sexual favors from his aide.
Ex-Caloocan mayor Echiverri posts bail for graft
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
Former Caloocan City mayor Enrico “Recom” Echiverri yesterday posted bail for a graft case in connection with an allegedly anomalous drainage project in 2011.
Masbate gov cleared in fertilizer scam
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 23, 2017 - 12:00am
The Sandiganbayan has dismissed the cases filed against Masbate Gov. Antonio Kho in connection with the fertilizer fund scam.
Elenita Binay seeks Sandigan nod to travel to Japan
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 23, 2017 - 12:00am
Former Makati mayor Elenita Binay, wife of former vice president Jejomar Binay, has asked the Sandiganbayan to allow her to go to Japan for a one-week vacation.
Elenita Binay seeks 1-week vacation in Japan
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 22, 2017 - 4:14pm
Elenita Binay, wife of former Vice President Jejomar Binay Sr., has asked the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan to allow her to go to Japan for a one-week vacation.
N. Vizcaya mayor charged with graft
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 19, 2017 - 12:00am
An incumbent and two former mayors are facing charges before the Sandiganbayan.
Bong’s ex-aide granted computer, internet access in detention
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 19, 2017 - 12:00am
A former aide of detained former senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. has gotten his wish to have his personal laptop and internet access while he is detention.
Ombudsman, COA team up on big corruption cases
by Elizabeth Marcelo - March 18, 2017 - 12:00am
The Office of the Ombudsman and the Commission on Audit (COA) have agreed to fast-track the investigation of high-profile cases, particularly those involving misuse of at least P100 million worth of public fund...
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