PAGCOR, the Philippines Amusement and Gaming Corporation, is being accused of corruption after Pastor Boy Saycon turned over evidence to the country’s Department of Justice.
If Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is convinced former PAGCOR officials involved in graft, he’ll likely pursue the ousted gaming officials to your extent that is fullest of this law ( or even a bit more).
Saycon is no ordained religious frontrunner, but the secretary-general of the Council of Philippine Affairs. He’s reportedly provided documents to Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that shows PAGCOR participating in bribery along with other unlawful practices. The allegations stem from before President Rodrigo Duterte took office.
Though Aguirre allow media outlets in the Southeast Asian country know he certainly had been delivered documents detailing potential illicit task, he refused to name names into the report or expand on the potential crimes. ‘I will nevertheless need to study the documents,’ Aguirre explained.
However, in accordance with the Philippine frequent Inquirer, high-level officials into the prior administration failed to precisely disclose contributions and expenditures.
PAGCOR is a federal agency that is under the president’s oversight. Upon taking control of the country in July, Duterte replaced the five-member board with his own appointees.
PAGCOR operates a unique state-run Leer más