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 fullest extent of the law ( or maybe 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 along with other illegal practices. The allegations stem from before President Rodrigo Duterte took workplace.
Though Aguirre let news outlets in the Southeast Asian nation know that he indeed had been delivered documents detailing potential illicit task, he refused to name names within the report or expand on the potential crimes. ‘I shall still need to study the documents,’ Aguirre explained.
However, in accordance with the Philippine frequent Inquirer, high-level officials into the previous administration failed to precisely disclose efforts 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 their very own appointees.
PAGCOR operates its own state-run c Continue reading