“We are doing our best to make it better.” Amid the difficulties, the Office for the Senior Citizens Affairs (Osca) is facing, Jeffrey Ocampo, head of Osca is proposing an “improvised identification (I.D.) system” for senior citizens to ensure fast and efficient processing of their cash incentive from the City Hall.
By Fatrick Tabada
Auditors are looking into fake claims made by “ghost senior citizens” in Cebu City. A review by the Office of the Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) showed that for almost two years, more than 100 individuals continued to receive the P4,000 annual financial aid for residents 60 years old and older even though the real beneficiaries [...]