pope ph
Latest Stories
Home » Office of the Ombudsman You are browsing entries tagged with “Office of the Ombudsman”

Former justice secretary Devanadera seeks permission to go abroad

Former Justice Sceretary Agnes Devanadera. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Former Justice Secretary Agnes Devanadera, who is standing trial for graft and malversation, has asked the Sandiganbayan to allow her to leave the country to accompany her daughter who is to undergo training in cyber-crime detection and control in India.

Posted: October 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Benguet governor accused of passport fraud


Benguet Gov. Nestor Fongwan has been accused of falsifying his passport documents to hide his Chinese nationality.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Aquino-Binay break looms

CROSSING THE RUBICON?  Is this the end of the friendship and political alliance between President Aquino and Vice President Jejomar Binay? On the defensive the past weeks over allegations of massive corruption in Makati City where he served as mayor, the Vice President is on the offensive, taking to task the Aquino administration for its shortcomings and selective justice in his remarks at a public attorneys’ forum on Tuesday.  GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE/NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

Vice President Jejomar Binay appears to be moving to cut his ties with President Aquino as he slams for the first time the latter’s controversial decisions, like allowing the Disbursement Acceleration Program that the Supreme Court has declared unconstitutional.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

SC orders Sandigan to comment on Enrile appeal vs suspension

Supreme court (5)

The Supreme Court has ordered the Sandiganbayan to comment on the petition filed by Senator Juan Ponce Enrile questioning the 90 day suspension order imposed against him.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

School row leads to raps by parents vs exec

The parents-teachers association (PTA) of Bayambang Central School (BCS) here filed a complaint of graft against the school’s principal in the Office of the Ombudsman after the official supposedly collected graduation fees from students and asked ambulant vendors around the school to pay rental.

Posted: October 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »