By Leila B. Salaverria
Makati City originally pegged the construction of its 10-story Makati Science High School building at P348.669 million, but the cost ballooned over six phases and reached P1.3 billion, Commission on Audit (COA) Chair Grace Pulido-Tan said on Tuesday.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Former Manila City councilor Greco Belgica on Monday urged the Supreme Court to resolve the petition he and several others filed asking Commission on Audit Chair Grace Pulido-Tan to explain the non-issuance of notices of disallowance for more than P6 billion worth of pork barrel funds that were allegedly used to fund ghost projects.
By Christine O. Avendaño
, Leila B. Salaverria
Until February this year, the cakes that elderly residents of Makati City received from their local government on their birthdays came from Cups & Mugs Kitchenette and Catering Services, allegedly owned by Sen. Nancy Binay.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
Commission on Audit (COA) chairperson Grace Pulido-Tan should also be held accountable for the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), according to pork barrel scam suspect Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada.