DoJ summons suppliers linked to P728-M fertilizer scam



Department of Justice building. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines–The Department of Justice (DoJ) on Monday summoned suppliers linked to the P728-million fertilizer fund scam.

Ordered to appear for a formal probe on April 15 were Janet Lim-Napoles and her brother Reynaldo Lim for allegedly detaining Benhur Luy, lead employee of JLN Group of Companies.

JLN Group of Companies allegedly oversaw the implementation of several government-funded projects like the alleged fertilizer scam, Malampaya fund scam, and Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF).

Luy was rescued by National Bureau of Investigation agents over the weekend after four months in captivity inside Pacific Plaza Tower, Bonifacio Global City in Taguig.

The siblings were ordered to submit their respective counter-affidavits, witnesses, and any supporting documents.

“You are hereby warned that failure on your part to comply with this subpoena shall be considered as a waiver to present your defense/s in this preliminary investigation and the case shall be considered submitted for resolution based on complainant’s evidence only,”  the subpoena stated.

Last March 1, relatives of the victims sought the government’s help in ensuring the safety of Luy.

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  • basagulero

    timing sa eleksiyon, ayos ito,,,hahaha..dami na namang pogi points nito…lol

  • kilabot

    the guilty ones should be turned into fertilizer.
    at least something good comes out of them.

    • dodong1

      baka gawin mong pestilizer yan mga yan lalong lalago yung masamang damo…he he he he

  • RyanE

    As a starter, the siblings should be immediately charged with kidnapping or hostage-taking..

  • marienkind

    Does anybody actually ever show up when summoned by the DoJ?

  • koaks2

    wala rin yan. nasaan na si bolante?

  • speedstream2

    The wheels of justice grind exceedingly show, but at least it grinds. We should be thankful for small blessings, which, when it comes to justice, are kind of few and far between, perhaps rarities.

  • $14334231

    luy was abducted….who did the abduction????…..who are the abductors, the mastermind/s, the owner of the place where luy was placed in captvity…..nobody had been arrested, so, i guess, this will end up to nothing again….btw, who tipped the agents of luy’s whereabouts?…..this person should at least know who the culprits are…..


      This will end up as campaign material for “Daang Tuwad”, “Team Malaysia”
      Go……go…… Penoy !

  • JudeT

    captivity sa pacific plaza? parang di naman totoo yan.


    Go…..go…..Penoy, “Daang Tuwad” …… yeheyyyyyyyy …………..

  • doublecross

    arroyo ang may pakana nito, kaya bitay ka, arroyo!

  • farmerpo

    Baka naman Joke Joke lang yan?

  • Spidekick

    Medyo kinakabahan na ‘ko kapag DoJ ang humahawak…baka palpak na naman ‘to at mauwi sa wala pagkatapos ng pa-epek na ‘to sa media.

    Ms De Lime, ayusin nyo naman po!

  • coty

    the way things are going (or is it?) this case will never be resolved until Hell freezes over!

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