Napoles' NGOs - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Napoles' NGOs


How Revilla's team is defending him in his plunder trial

Oct 08, 2017 - 1:31 PM

His lawyers successfully limit the testimonies of bank officials in the plunder trial, but will the AMLC report be enough to pin down former senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr?

DEMURRER. Bong Revilla is set to file a motion for leave to file demurrer which seeks the outright dismissal of his plunder charges.

Revilla wants to stop presentation of witnesses for alleged ghost projects

Aug 17, 2017 - 5:30 PM

They said we are helping them but now they want to stop us Let us present our evidence says lead prosecutor Joefferson Toribio

LAWYERING FOR REVILLA. Former solicitor general Estelito Mendoza's latest pleading for the plunder case of his client Bong Revilla is a motion to terminate presentation of evidence related to ghost projects. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

NGOs and the rise of new leaders

Aug 25, 2014 - 10:00 AM

People like myself who teach and practice development work can only hope that someday as it did during the People Power Revolution the margins can take center stage and that the grassroots can eventually grow in the gardens of Malacañang

COA witness: Napoles NGOs broke all rules

Aug 08, 2014 - 2:43 PM

COA Assistant Commissioner Susan Garcia testifies on the special audit conducted by the agency for years 2007 to 2009

Anti-graft court orders arrest of Bong Revilla

Jun 20, 2014 - 8:45 AM

The Sandiganbayan issues the warrant of arrest for Bong Revilla a day after it found that the plunder and graft cases filed against him were fit to stand trial

Bong Revilla off to surrender to anti-graft court

Jun 20, 2014 - 8:41 AM

Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr is expected to file a petition for bail before the Sandiganbayan citing weak evidence against his involvement in the pork barrel scam

HIGHLIGHTS: Senate hearing on pork barrel scam | January 30, 2014

Jan 30, 2014 - 10:21 AM

The Senate blue ribbon committee continues its probe into the pork barrel scam , focusing on NGO registration and accreditation

Senate ‘pork’ probe to target NGO registration

Jan 24, 2014 - 10:48 AM

The Senate will resume its probe into the pork barrel scam looking into how Napoles was able to register and maintain bogus NGOs

Why the BIR is running after schools

Jan 04, 2014 - 5:27 PM

There is a lingering suspicion that some are defrauding government of its lifeblood

5 roadblocks that PH education hurdled in 2013

Dec 23, 2013 - 2:44 PM

What were the setbacks of Philippine education in 2013? Rappler lists down 5 of them in this yearender

Why fake NGOs got away

Oct 22, 2013 - 7:17 PM

Rappler looks at regulatory gaps that allow the existence of fake NGOs like those linked to alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Napoles

USAID launches $24M Phil-Am fund for civil society

Oct 01, 2013 - 10:47 AM

The United States Agency for International Development launches a new fund for civil society organizations

Aquino: Charges vs Napoles, solons ready

Sep 10, 2013 - 4:22 PM

The President says the charges will be filed earlier than Monday – most likely Friday He will know in a briefing which lawmakers and gov t officials will be included in the case

Napoles NGOs got P2.1B in ‘pork’ – COA

Aug 16, 2013 - 2:18 PM

Of the total PDAF misused by questionable NGOs a third went to those linked to fugitive Janet Lim Napoles