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Chavit, Savellano misused P26M tobacco funds – Ombudsman

Jul 05, 2013 - 12:51 AM

The two former governors of Ilocos Sur released a total of P26M to a private entity as financial assistance from funds intended for tobacco farmers

P1 billion in tobacco funds misused

Jul 04, 2013 - 10:02 PM

Auditors found Ilocos Sur – mostly under Luis Chavit Singson – misused misappropriated or failed to account for at least P1 3 B of the tobacco fund

WHITE ELEPHANT. Funded by the tobacco tax collection, this tomato processing plant in Ilocos Sur has not processed a single tomato. Photo by Aries Rufo