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Sara Duterte sacks Davao City exec who attended party raided by PDEA

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 03:01 PM November 09, 2021
Davao Mayor Sara Duterte ordered the termination of her information officer for being one of the guests in a party raided by PDEA.

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines — Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio on Tuesday has ordered the termination of her city information officer Jefry Tupas for being one of the guests in a party raided by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA).

PDEA arrested at least 17 individuals including the main target of a buy-bust operation at a beach party in Davao de Oro’s Mabini town.

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Authorities also seized P1.5 million worth of drugs during the raid.

“The former City Information Officer, Jefry Tupas, of the City Government of Davao was involved in a drug raid last November 6 in the Municipality of Mabini, Province of Davao de Oro,” Duterte-Carpio said in a statement.

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“Last Sunday, Jefry signified his resignation and on the same moment he was informed that he is terminated from work with the City Government of Davao,” she added.

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