Samar mayor to face graft charges over P2.6M catering deal

Mayor Jocelyn Uy-De Jesus of Jiabong, Samar, is set to face 16 counts of violation of Section 3(e) of Republic Act No. 3019 (Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act) before the Sandiganbayan for the anomalous procurement of catering services in 2012. Also included in the...

Ombudsman dismisses Bacolod City Registrar of Deeds

The Office of the Ombudsman found Romulo Gonzaga, Registrar of Deeds of Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, guilty of Conduct Prejudicial to the Best Interest of the Service and was ordered dismissed from the service. The penalty of dismissal from the service carries the...

Davao Oriental ex-mayor to face graft

The Office of the Ombudsman found probable cause to charge former Mayor William Duma-an and Municipal Treasurer Arnold Samon, both from Caraga, Davao Oriental, with three counts of violation of Section 3(e) of Republic Act No. 3019 (Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices...