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 engaged in graft, he’ll likely pursue the ousted gaming officials to your extent that is fullest for the legislation ( or even a bit more).
Saycon is no ordained leader that is religious but the secretary-general of the Council of Philippine Affairs. He is reportedly supplied documents to Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that shows PAGCOR participating in bribery as well as other illegal practices. The allegations stem from before President Rodrigo Duterte took office.
Though Aguirre let media outlets in the Southeast Asian nation understand he certainly had been delivered documents detailing potential illicit activity, he declined to name names in the report or expand on the possible crimes. ‘I will nevertheless need to learn the documents,’ Aguirre explained.
However, based on the Philippine Daily Inquirer, high-level officials in the previous administration failed to precisely disclose contributions and expenditures.
PAGCOR is a federal agency that is underneath the president’s oversight. Upon taking control of the united states in July, Duterte replaced the board that is five-member his own appointees.
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