PAGCOR, the Philippines Amusement and Gaming Corporation, is being accused of corruption after Pastor Boy Saycon turned over evidence to the country’s Department of Justice.
If Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is convinced former PAGCOR officials involved in graft, he’ll likely pursue the ousted gaming officials to your fullest degree of the legislation ( or even a little more).
Saycon is no ordained religious frontrunner, but the secretary-general of the Council of Philippine Affairs. He is reportedly provided documents to Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that shows engaging that is PAGCOR bribery as well as other unlawful techniques. The allegations stem from before President Rodrigo Duterte took office.
Though Aguirre allow news outlets in the Southeast Asian nation understand he refused to name names in the report or expand on the potential crimes that he indeed had been delivered documents detailing potential illicit activity. ‘I shall still need certainly to learn the documents,’ Aguirre explained.
However, according to the Philippine Daily Inquirer, high-level officials in the administration that is prior to properly disclose contributions and expenditures.
PAGCOR is a federal agency that is underneath the president’s oversight. Upon taking control of the country in July, Duterte replaced the board that is five-member their very own appointees.