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CIDG, NFA uncover rice rebagging at trader’s warehouse


NAGA CITY—A joint team from the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) and the National Food Authority (NFA) has seized 503 sacks of NFA rice imported from Vietnam that were being rebagged as commercial rice in a warehouse located along Maharlika Highway in Barangay (village) Mabulo in this city last week.   [...]

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

NFA’s P1-B deal probed

NFA workers unload tons of rice  imported from Vietnam. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Former National Food Authority Administrator (NFA) Orlan Calayag and his special assistant, Dennis Guerrero, have been placed under investigation for allegedly granting a P1.08-billion rice cargo-handling contract to a trucking company without a bidding being conducted, a violation of the antigraft law, according to Francis Pangilinan, the presidential adviser on food security.

Posted: August 23rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Graft, malversation raps filed against NFA execs in Agusan del Sur


Police have filed graft and malversation charges against the head of the National Food Authority (NFA) office here and another official following the disappearance of 1,800 bags of rice from an NFA warehouse.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Aquino ordered NBI to probe extort case

Arthur Juan, NFA administrator. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

It was President Benigno Aquino III who ordered the National Bureau of Investigation to investigate the allegations of extortion against National Food Authority (NFA) administrator Arthur Juan and his assistant, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said on Friday.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Mar Roxas denies extort allegations of rice trader

Interior Secretary Mar Roxas.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II denied Friday accusations of alleged extortion against him exposed by a rice trader.

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »