Former Cordova SK federation president indicted for failing to liquidate cash advances

Jessa Mae Sotto 09/26/2017

  A FORMER Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) federation president in Cordova town faces complaint for failure to render accounts by the Ombudsman Visayas. Manjun Pacaldo failed to liquidate a total of P5,800 from a 2007 cash advance for…

Kuwarta ang hinungdan pagpasira sa Rico’s Lechon

Lloyd Suarez 08/20/2017

Maka-ingon unta ko nga tinarong ni’ng pagpasira ni Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña sa ihawan ug litsonan sa Rico’s Lechon kung iya pa kini’ng gihimo niadtong panahon nga kasosyo pa sa negosyo sa litsonan ni Rico Dionson…

Customs worker faces suspension for wrong SALN

Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/20/2017

A CUSTOMS employee faces a six-month suspension without pay for false information he submitted in his statement of assets and liabilities (SALN) for several years. The Ombudsman-Visayas found German Antopina, document processor of the Bureau of Customs,…

Social welfare officer warned on delays in reimbursing advances

Izobelle T. Pulgo 02/28/2017

A SOCIAL welfare officer of Sibonga town, southern Cebu was reprimanded by the Ombudsman-Visayas for her delay in liquidating her cash advances worth P4,302 last year. In a joint resolution, graft investigation officer Michael Mernardo Jr. chided…

Ombud suspends OWWA exec anew

Izobelle T. Pulgo 01/23/2017

AFTER serving a nine-month suspension two years ago, the regional director of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) was suspended anew by the Ombudsman-Visayas for simple misconduct. Regional OWWA Director Wilfreda Misterio will serve a six-month suspension…

Minglanilla village chief faces charges

Izobelle T. Pulgo 11/23/2016

A complaint was filed before the Office of the Ombudsman Visayas against barangay captain Joey Edgar Camota of Tungkil, Minglanilla town in southern Cebu for violations of Republic Act 6713 or the Code of Conduct and Ethical…

Ermita officials charged before Ombuds-Visayas

Izobelle T. Pulgo 11/18/2016

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 7 Regional Director Yogi Ruiz has formally filed criminal and administrative complaints against all the elected officials of Barangay Ermita at the Office of the Ombudsman-Visayas Friday morning. The administrative complaints include…

Ombud dismisses raps against Tomas

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/15/2016

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales dismissed the criminal case for indirect bribery against Mayor Tomas Osmeña in relation to the Dodge Charger cars he received due to lack of probable cause. Morales also dismissed the administrative case for…

Ombudsman reminds DILG to enforce suspension order

Izobelle T. Pulgo 10/05/2016

THE Ombudsman-Visayas directed the regional Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG-7) to enforce the one month suspension order against Tudela town Mayor Erwin Yu. Yu was ordered suspended by the Ombudsman on charges of simple misconduct…

Alcoy registrar suspended

Izobelle T. Pulgo 09/01/2016

The Office of the Ombudsman-Visayas has suspended municipal civil registrar Ferdinand Edward Mercado of Alcoy, Cebu after he was found guilty of simple neglect of duty. Mercado was meted a penalty of three-month suspension without pay, convertible…

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