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Uphold raps vs accused in 2004 fertilizer scam

OSP TO SANDIGAN: The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has asked the Sandiganbayan to uphold the validity of graft and malversation charges filed against North Cotabato Rep. Nancy Catamco, Cebu town Mayor Edgar Rama and a municipal councilor in connection with the alleged fraudulent use of P5-million fertilizer fund in 2004. In a consolidated […].....»»

Category: newsSource: tribune tribuneJun 24th, 2018

Ex-Energy chief seeks dismissal of delayed fertilizer scam raps

Former Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho “Icot” Petilla has asked the Sandiganbayan to order the dismissal of his graft case in connection with the 2004 fertilizer fund scam, citing the Office of the Ombudsman's inordinate delay in its investigation......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

Syjuco, Echiverri indicted for graft anew

Former Iloilo Rep. Augusto Syjuco Jr. and former Caloocan Mayor Enrico Echiverri have been charged anew with separate graft cases in the Sandiganbayan. Syjuco was charged with graft in connection with the misuse of P5 million in the 2004 fertilizer fund scam. It was the latest in the string of criminal charges filed by the Office of the Ombudsman against Syjuco, who later headed the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda). As for Echiverri, prosecutors accused him of irregularly awarding two contracts for drainage works totaling P17.27 million in 2012, without approval of the city council. The three new graft charges against the former mayor brought the t...Keep on reading: Syjuco, Echiverri indicted for graft anew.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2017

Supreme Court upholds PDAF raps vs Napoles nephew

The Supreme Court has upheld the indictment of a nephew and co-accused of detained businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles in the plunder cases before the Sandiganbayan over the multibillion-peso Priority Development Assistance Fund scam......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 17th, 2018

Accused in P45-M fertilizer fund scam allowed to travel as firm’s guest of honor

The Sandigandiganbayan on Friday allowed Deputy Speaker Arthur Yap to travel to Quanzhou, China as a guest of honor at the launching of Megaworld Corporation’s first residential development outside the Philippines. Source link link: Accused in P45-M fertilizer fund scam allowed to travel as firm’s guest of honor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Sandiganbayan junks ex-Sulu governor& apos;s bid for dismissal of fertilizer fund scam raps - GMA News

Sandiganbayan junks ex-Sulu governor's bid for dismissal of fertilizer fund scam raps - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Ex-energy chief wants graft raps dismissed

Former energy secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla has asked the Sandiganbayan to dismiss the graft charges filed against him in connection with the fertilizer fund scam, citing the “inordinate delay” in the investigation by the Office of the Ombudsman......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

EDITORIAL - Off the hook

The fertilizer scam was allegedly perpetrated during the campaign for the general elections in 2004......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Fertilizer fund scam whistleblower loses witness protection

    Whistleblower Jose Barredo Jr., the self-confessed "runner" in the P728-million fertilizer fund scam in 2004, has lost his witness protection from the government, the Inquirer has learned.   Unlike other high-profile state witnesses who are accompanied by armed escorts whenever they attend hearings at the Sandiganbayan, Barredo only had Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office Director Sandra Cam for company on Tuesday.   Barredo took the stand as a state witness in the P999,000 fertilizer fund scam case against Mayor Mariano Malones of Maasin, Iloilo, before the antigraft court's Seventh Division.   Although he is still immune from corru...Keep on reading: Fertilizer fund scam whistleblower loses witness protection.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Ex-Energy secretary, mom charged for fertilizer scam

Former Energy secretary Carlos Jericho “Icot” Petilla and his mother, incumbent Palo mayor Remedios Petilla, were charged with graft at the Sandiganbayan for their alleged involvement in the 2004 fertilizer fund scam during their respective terms as governor of Leyte......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 14th, 2018

Ex-Leyte governor faces raps over fertilizer scam

MANILA, Philippines — The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the filing of charges against former Southern Leyte governor Rosette Lerias and five members of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Ex-Albay mayor, DA officer face graft raps

The Office of the Ombudsman has filed before the Sandiganbayan charges of graft and malversation against former Mayor Emiliana Kare of Malinao, Albay; Hector Sales, then regional executive director of the Department of Agriculture–Region V; and two others in connection with allegedly anomalous procurement of fertilizer in 2004. Also charged were then-acting Municipal Accountant Rosemarie [...] The post Ex-Albay mayor, DA officer face graft raps appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 31st, 2017

Ex-mayor faces raps over fertilizer scam

MANILA, Philippines — A former mayor of Malinao town in Albay is facing charges in connection with the fertilizer fund scam. Source link link: Ex-mayor faces raps over fertilizer scam.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2017

Ex-mayor faces raps over fertilizer scam

MANILA, Philippines — A former mayor of Malinao town in Albay is facing charges in connection with the fertilizer fund scam......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 29th, 2017

Sandigan affirms raps vs ex-Rizal governor over fertilizer scam

MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan has denied the motion of former Rizal governor Casimiro Ynares Jr......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

Sandigan affirms raps vs ex-Rizal governor over fertilizer scam

MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan has denied the motion of former Rizal governor Casimiro Ynares Jr. Source link link: Sandigan affirms raps vs ex-Rizal governor over fertilizer scam.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

Sandigan nixes ex-Rizal governor s bid to dismiss his fertilizer scam raps

MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan has denied the motion.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

Town exec sacked over fertilizer scam

THE municipal treasurer of Guimbal, Iloilo was dismissed from service by the Office of the Ombudsman relative to the P728-million fertilizer fund scam during the Arroyo administration. Ma. Asuncion Isabel Gargalicano, who served as municipal treasurer in 2004, was removed from her post after she was found guilty of grave misconduct in the alleged anomalous […] The post Town exec sacked over fertilizer scam appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 6th, 2017

Ex-gov wants raps over fertilizer scam junked

MANILA, Philippines - Former Camarines Norte governor Jesus Typoco Jr......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 26th, 2017

Ex-Eastern Samar lawmaker faces raps over fertilizer scam

MANILA, Philippines -  The Office of the Ombudsman has approved the filing of charges against former Eastern Samar congressman Marcelino Libanan in connectio.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2017

Raps vs ex-gov over fertilizer scam dismissed

MANILA, Philippines - The Sandiganbayan has cleared a former governor in connection with the fertilizer fund scam......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 13th, 2017