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 towards the extent that is fullest regarding the law ( or even a little more).
Saycon is no ordained leader that is religious but the secretary-general of the Council of Philippine Affairs. He is apparently provided documents to Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that shows engaging that is PAGCOR bribery as well as other unlawful methods. The allegations stem from before President Rodrigo Duterte took workplace.
Though Aguirre allow media outlets in the Southeast Asian nation know he certainly had been delivered documents detailing potential illicit activity, he refused to name names into the report or expand on the prospective crimes. ‘I will nevertheless have to learn the documents,’ Aguirre explained.
However, based on the Philippine frequent Inquirer, high-level officials within the administration that is prior to precisely disclose contributions and expenditures.
PAGCOR is a federal agency that is underneath the president’s oversight. Upon taking control of the country in July, Duterte replaced the five-member board with his own appointees.
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