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DOJ probes another investment ‘scam’ in Mindanao—De Lima

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Justice Secretary Leila de Lima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Justice said it is investigating another group allegedly involved in investment scam in Mindanao.

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said Friday they are looking at the possible link between Coco Rasuman Group and Aman Futures Philippines, the group implicated in the P12-billion pyramiding scam.

“Yung Aman yung nakitang nag-operate sa Pagadian (City) and nearby provinces. Meron din kaming nakitang group, Rasuman, sa Lanao,” De Lima said in a news conference.

De Lima said Rasuman is the son of a former ranking official of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).

She added that Rasuman had been arrested by a soldier because of his alleged involvement in the scam.

De Lima, however, said that the soldier, who might have been one of the victims of the Aman group, had no authority to make the arrest.


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  • fiveoclock

    hwag ng pakawalan yan baka makatakbo pa yan at maka punta THAILAND pwede yan kung sa PATAYLAND pupunta para wala na problema….pero pasukahin muna ng  perang nakulimbat…

  • Manuel Pacquiao

    Why not investigate the Mayor of Pagadian City – Mayor Co? Seems he is involved in this mess.
    Heard this Mayor Co is a hoodlum/thug that gets his way around Pagadian.

    • bautistaro

      DOJ pls helppppppppppppppp

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WIWYLFLU4LPKS7B2ZLLRVFKS3Y vir_a

    Keep this guy in custody before he attempts to escape

  • bautistaro

    Sec Delima people want justiiiiiiiiiisnot all press release.what happen to the Ampatuans,,,,,howw much….just asking Lang po……thanks.God Bless PINOY USA



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