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Rappler's latest stories on Napoles list


Duterte: Napoles list deserves a second look

Aug 21, 2016 - 3:29 AM

Some lawmakers implicated in the 2013 pork barrel scam are already detained but the President says it is not enough vindication for the Filipino people

President Rodrigo Duterte speaks in a press conference on Sunday morning, August 21, 2016. Screengrab from RTVM livestream

DOJ readies Napolists matrix: With proof, not enough, fabricated

Jun 11, 2014 - 3:32 PM

Justice Secretary de Lima says the matrix which will be submitted to President Aquino will group the names into 3 according to degree of possible involvement

DOJ MATRIX. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says the DOJ will submit to President Aquino a 'matrix' showing the verification of the officials named in the Napoles list. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

A tiresome administration

Jun 03, 2014 - 7:30 AM

With poverty hunger and unemployment knocking ever more loudly at our doors can we at least be spared the tiresome empty mendacious hypocritical rhetoric?

Alcala: Those hurt by agri reforms linking me to pork scam

Jun 02, 2014 - 3:16 PM

COA reports however show that Alcala s PDAF was misused while he was congressman and the scam continued at Nabcor when he was already DA chief

DEFENSE. Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala says he has never had dealings with alleged pork barrel mastermind Janet Lim Napoles, whether as congressman for the second district of Quezon or as DA chief. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Pork scam protesters to PNoy: Jail all

May 29, 2014 - 4:47 PM

The 6 12 14 protest coalition calls on Filipinos to join the June 12 movement at the Kartilya ng Katipunan in Manila City

COALITION. The newly formed coalition's demand is simple: jail everyone involved in the pork barrel scandal. All photos by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Napoles names at least 29 more congressmen in affidavit

May 26, 2014 - 9:49 PM

The additional names do not appear in previous lists made public by Rehabilitation Secretary Ping Lacson and Justice Secretary Leila de Lima

Napoles affidavit names 9 more senators

May 26, 2014 - 7:42 PM

The additional senators are Biazon Loi Estrada Jaworski Lapid Magsaysay Marcos Oreta Pimentel Jr and Cynthia Villar

NEW NAMES. Senator TG Guingona holds up the envelope containing the affidavits of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles. Photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

Lacson hits Romualdez for 'unfair indictment'

May 21, 2014 - 7:38 PM

Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson also claims he didn t lose focus on Yolanda rehabilitation efforts because of the pork barrel issue

Lacson: It's Yolanda over Napoles

May 21, 2014 - 10:00 AM

Rappler talks to Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson about refocusing rehabilitation efforts in Yolanda hit areas

Rappler Newscast | May 20, 2014

May 20, 2014 - 9:41 PM

Philippines to Filipinos in Thailand: prepare for evacuation Napoles asks to extend hospital stay Sen Enrile unfazed over pork barrel allegations

Osmeña: Releasing Napoles list was for transparency

May 20, 2014 - 7:03 PM

Senator Serge Osmeña says he is willing to apologize to Senator JV Ejercito for the release of the Napoles list even as he defended the decision

'NO MALICE.' Senator Serge Osmeña says Senator TG Guingona meant no malice in releasing the Napoles list. File photo by Romeo Bugante/Senate PRIB

Enrile: I'm confident we’ll win 'pork' scam case

May 20, 2014 - 5:36 PM

Enrile says You get stressed out only if you are guilty Why should I get stressed out?

'WHAT FOR?' This is Enrile's response when asked if he was 'stressed' about his possible arrest and the controversy over the Napoles lists. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Alcala won't resign over Napoles list

May 19, 2014 - 2:23 PM

The Agriculture Secretary questions the credibility of the numerous lists that have cropped up Let s wait maybe even the list of fish wrappers would also be included

BUSINESS AS USUAL. Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala answers questions from the media. Photo by Angela Casauay/Rappler

EDITORIAL CARTOON: 'Napolist': Muddled, messy, mixed up

May 19, 2014 - 1:33 PM

Who’s behind all these attempts to muddle the issue and create confusion over who should be made accountable for the misuse and abuse of millions of pesos in government funds?

Did you say 'De Lima for senator'?

May 17, 2014 - 9:03 PM

The woman who entertained Napoles’ tell all offer is now in the hot seat for going out of her way to meet the alleged corruption mastermind for 5 hours And by the way what is Ping Lacson up to?

FOR THE SENATE? Does the justice secretary harbor senatorial ambitions?

Rappler Newscast | May 16, 2014

May 16, 2014 - 7:57 PM

Escudero slams De Lima for submitting Napoles list PH ready to implement anti drunk driving law Sudanese woman faces death for converting to Christianity

Escudero: De Lima acting as Napoles’ lawyer

May 16, 2014 - 12:51 PM

Instead of the lawyer of Napoles submitting the list to the Senate now it seems Secretary De Lima is validating everything on the list Escudero says

NAPOLES' LAWYER? Senator Francis Escudero says De Lima should have just let Napoles' lawyer submit the Napoles list and affidavit to the Senate instead. Photo by Alex Nuevaespaña/Senate PRIB

Abad, Alcala, 12 senators in signed Napoles list

May 15, 2014 - 4:45 PM

4th UPDATE The Senate has given Justice Secretary Leila de Lima until next week to submit the affidavit of alleged pork barrel mastermind Janet Lim Napoles

Guingona and De Lima

'Napolist' frenzy reignites Luy-Baligod tussle

May 15, 2014 - 4:07 PM

Benhur Luy s lawyer says his client did not consent to the release of the hard disk drive containing documents backing his testimony

‘Resolve list confusion in Senate hearing’

May 14, 2014 - 7:44 PM

Senate blue ribbon committee chairman TG Guingona says his panel will meet to decide on its next step after De Lima submits her version of the Napoles list

SENATE CONFRONTATION? Senator Alan Peter Cayetano says only a confrontation in a Senate hearing will clear the confusion over the Napoles lists. File photo by Cesar Tomambo/Senate PRIB

How credible is Janet Napoles?

May 14, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Do not underestimate her warns a former friend of Janet Napoles

NAPOLES LIST. Janet Napoles must not be under-estimated, says a former friend. Photo from PNP-PIO

Baligod: Lists show Napoles to plead insanity

May 14, 2014 - 5:30 PM

The former lawyer of Benhur Luy says he can see no other motive for the distribution of different lists to different people by the Napoles camp

ADDITION, SUBSTRACTION. Based on Luy's list, Baligod says Napoles appears to have included senators who cancelled transactions and excluded others she dealt with. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

From ‘definitive,’ Miriam now says Luy list mudslinging

May 14, 2014 - 1:26 PM

Someone has made money by using my name and I will make that person pay big time Santiago says

'HIGHLY LIKELY.' Santiago says the Supreme Court will likely declare the EDCA unconstitutional. File photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Drilon on Luy list: How could that happen?

May 14, 2014 - 12:36 PM

Senate President Franklin Drilon cites Benhur Luy s own pronouncements that the senator never got any kickbacks from the pork barrel scam

Franklin Drilon

Abad: No evidence to support Napoles' claim

May 14, 2014 - 11:42 AM

Abad says the inclusion of innocent persons in the Napoles list is likely to backfire on the alleged pork scam mastermind’s bid to be state witness

Butch Abad

The Napoles list must not be a hit list

May 13, 2014 - 10:23 PM

This furor cannot it must not serve the purposes of a witch hunt


Lawmakers question credibility of Lacson's Napoles list

May 13, 2014 - 9:24 PM

It seems like a new list is being drawn every day I too hope for the truth to come out which the taxpaying public justly deserves one former senator says

Luy: Napoles list muddles issues

May 13, 2014 - 8:44 PM

The state witness in the pork scam says rehab czar Panfilo Lacson s disclosure of the alleged names is premature and has no apparent legal purpose

'Stressed' Jinggoy: Napoles list proves me right

May 13, 2014 - 8:16 PM

I was proven right in my privilege speech that this is really selective justice Estrada says

'SO STRESSED.' Senator Jinggoy Estrada says his possible arrest is taking a toll on him and his family. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Rappler Newscast | May 13, 2014

May 13, 2014 - 7:38 PM

Former senator Ping Lacson names lawmakers on Napoles’ list Senator Bongbong Marcos concerned over new defense deal China s state media says territorial challengers should pay an unaffordable price

Abad, Alcala, 12 senators in Lacson's Napoles list

May 13, 2014 - 4:50 PM

The list includes the 3 already indicted in the pork scam and 68 current and former congressmen including former House Speaker Prospero Nograles

NAPOLES LIST. Senator Panfilo Lacson submits his Napoles list to the Senate.

De Lima warns vs mayhem over 'Napolist' disclosure

May 13, 2014 - 4:16 PM

After former Senator Lacson reveals at least 5 names on his own Napoles list containing names of those involved in the pork scam Justice Secretary De Lima refuses to contribute to the confusion

Call to divulge 'Napolist' reaches Supreme Court

May 12, 2014 - 6:33 PM

A private lawyer asks the court to compel the disclosure: There is no need to vet the list as Secretary De Lima has no right to add or subtract names

Guingona orders De Lima: Show Napoles list

May 12, 2014 - 2:05 PM

4th UPDATE I will comply says Justice Secretary Leila de Lima

Senate to meet on Napoles list

May 09, 2014 - 2:12 PM

Senator TG Guingona Senate blue ribbon chair makes the announcement on Twitter weeks after his colleagues called for the release of the list

Napoles list, Napo-litics and 2016

May 09, 2014 - 1:00 PM

When will the PDAF scam’s shelf life expire? Napo litics can become the lynchpin of the 2016 elections

Yolanda Ong

Bong Revilla dares Palace: Jail me now

May 07, 2014 - 7:23 PM

He cites information from a reliable source that the Palace wants to send opposition senators to jail to divert attention from the Napoles list that reportedly includes administration allies

'FORCE RELEASE.' Senator Bong Revilla challenges the Senate blue ribbon committee to compel the release of the list of lawmakers Napoles implicated. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Revilla to Guingona: Compel release of list or resign

May 06, 2014 - 5:36 PM

I challenge the chairman of the blue ribbon committee to compel oblige Secretary De Lima to release the Napoles list Revilla says

'FORCE RELEASE.' Senator Bong Revilla challenges the Senate blue ribbon committee to compel the release of the list of lawmakers Napoles implicated. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

De Lima on preserving Napoles list: ‘Trust me’

May 06, 2014 - 5:03 PM

The ScrapPork network reminds the justice secretary that the people have the right to know the content of the list while an opposition lawmaker wants her compelled to release it

Cayetano: Napoles ‘list’ retaliation for Binay criticism

Apr 25, 2014 - 6:28 PM

A Tribune report says two Aquino Cabinet secretaries are the real masterminds of the pork barrel scam and names as clients 9 senators other than those already indicted

2016-RELATED. Cayetano says the report tagging him in the pork barrel scam is related to the 2016 polls. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler