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Pacquiao aims to rid 70% of gov’t corruption in 2-3 years if elected president

/ 04:10 PM February 18, 2022

MANILA, Philippines — Senator Manny Pacquiao is eyeing to eradicate 70 percent of corruption in the government within two to three years of his administration if he gets elected in the May polls.

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In an interview on Friday, Pacquiao was asked how long it will take him to solve corruption in the country.

The boxer-turned-politician has repeatedly said that eradicating government corruption is his top priority if he becomes the next president of the country.

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“’Pag ako naupo, bigyan nyo ako ng dalawang taon. Two to three years malaki ang pagbabago. Siguro nasa mga 70% na ang nasugpo natin na korapsyon,” Pacquiao said.

“May maganda kasi kaming plano. Excited nga ako eh. May maganda akong plano kasi—kaya lang ‘di ko pwedeng sabihin at napag-usapan namin ni Bro. Eddie Villanueva na ‘yung idea niya.”

“Kaya sabi ko, nawa’y tanggapin nya ang alok ko sa kanyang ilalagay ko siyang anti-corruption czar para pamunuan nya yung anti-corruption at maipakulong natin yung mga dapat ipakulong,” he added.

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