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Rhodora Mendoza, former Nabcor vice president for administration and finance, and Victor Roman Cacal

By Edu Punay The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines – Two former officials of state-owned National Agri-Business Corp. (Nabcor) bared to the Department of Justice (DOJ) yesterday another P5-billion scam involving non-pork barrel funds. Rhodora Mendoza, former Nabcor vice president for administration and finance, and Victor Roman Cacal, former general services supervisor, met with Justice Secretary Leila de Lima behind closed doors and submitted affidavits detailing Read More …

Task Force Tugis leader Sr. Superintendent Conrad Capa

PerryScope By Perry Diaz It all began last March 6, 2014 when the Philippine National Police (PNP) arrested fugitive real estate developer Delfin Lee at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Casino in Ermita, Manila. With a P2-million price on his head since 2012, his capture ended a nationwide manhunt by PNP’s elite Task Force Tugis. But no sooner had Lee been in police custody than Read More …

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By Nestor Mata Malaya ‘President Aquino and his allies in Congress have replaced the pork barrel system with a new scheme by which they can grab a share of the people’s money.’ ALL attempts by President Noynoy Aquino, together with his political, palace subalterns and propagandists, to divert public anger over the pork barrel scandal away from him and his allies in Congress have failed. Read More …

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Source: GMA News Former undersecretary Narciso Nieto authorized the release of P900 million sourced from the Malampaya Fund to nine non-government organizations linked to alleged pork barrel scam operator Janet Lim-Napoles, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) said on Friday. Nieto was undersecretary of then DAR Secretary Nasser Pangandaman when the funds were released. “The request was made by Undersecretary Nieto as the officer-in-charge. In Read More …

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By NESTOR MATA MALAYA  ‘That’s how President Aquino’s “Discretionary Funds,” which are “prone to corruption and inequity,” were called by former National Treasurer Leonor Briones.’ THE surrender, detention, and special treatment of Janet Lim Napoles, who is the central figure in the scandalous hijacking of the people’s money, will not put end to the probe of billions in “pork barrels” in the hands of lawmakers, Read More …

Nuns and members of various church groups on Tuesday march in front of the Santo Domingo Church in Quezon City to demand the scrapping of the pork barrel system. Other groups will conduct a bigger anti-pork rally in Edsa on September 11. (Photo By Mike De Juan)

By JING VILLAMENTE AND JAMES KONSTANTIN GALVEZ THE MANILA TIMES Woman trader earns P200M through fake companies IF Janet Lim Napoles used fake non-government organizations (NGOs) to siphon off billions of pesos from lawmakers, another woman trader tapped questionable companies reportedly headed by her maids and drivers to rake in P200 million from the Department of Agriculture (DA) through her “monopoly” in the importation of Read More …

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Source: Solar News Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Gregory Ong denies doing favors for the PDAF scandal suspect Janet Lim-Napoles. A published photo shows Ong at a party in the company of Senator Jinggoy Estrada and Napoles. Ong, who heads the appellate court’s 4th Division, had cleared Napoles of malversation charges in 2010 over the alleged anomalous purchase of 500 Kevlar helmets by the military in 1998. Read More …

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By KIMBERLY JANE TAN GMA News On that day, President Benigno Aquino III offered a P10-million bounty for Janet Lim-Napoles, the businesswoman at the center of the alleged P10-billion pork barrel scam; Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno held her first ever media briefing in a year; and the peso fell to its three-year low against the US dollar. Secretary to the Cabinet Jose Rene Almendras Read More …

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Source: The Daily Tribune FROM ‘PORK BARREL QUEEN’ TO AQUINO’S ATTACK DOG A well-scripted wanted person with a P10-million bounty suddenly surrenders in style, with her being given the special treatment, with a Cabinet official meeting Janet Lim-Napoles, alleged brains of the pork barrel scam and brought to Malacañang to meet with President Aquino privately, and with the President personally going to Camp Crame while Read More …

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Source: ABS-CBNnews.com  MANILA – The lawyer of businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles, Atty. Lorna Kapunan, said the threat on the life of her client has boiled over, and is one of the reasons why Napoles decided to turn herself in. “’Yung genuine threat is everywhere. Mayroon ngang storya ang isang taxi driver na narinig namin na sinabi ng driver na kapag nakita niya si Mrs. Napoles Read More …