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Malampaya fund: DAR ‘asec’ helped Napoles

Sep 12, 2013 - 7:06 PM

The agrarian reform assistant secretary facilitated MOAs between the agency and local governments Mayors signatures were faked so Napoles could get the funds

CASES IN BATCHES. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima tells Senator Teofisto Guingona III's committee the details of cases to be filed against government officials and private individuals in the public fund scam. Rappler photo

Under Aquino admin, Napoles shifts from agencies to LGUs

Sep 12, 2013 - 5:02 PM

With gov t corporations out of the picture the DBM and agencies started releasing the PDAF to LGUs No more ghost projects; Napoles NGOS had to deliver somehow

ALARMED BY AUDIT. Whistleblower Benhur Luys says he realized Napoles' operations were illegal when government auditors started checking on them. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Lawmakers authorized faking signatures –Luy

Sep 12, 2013 - 2:51 PM

There were instances too where lawmakers were the ones who approached Napoles for rebates on their pork barrel

SPECIAL SKILLS. Benhur Luy is said to have a talent for forging signatures, which he says lawmakers allowed him to use to facilitate PDAF release to Napoles' NGOs. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Senate hearing on pork barrel scam | September 5, 2013

Sep 05, 2013 - 9:15 AM

The Senate Blue Ribbon Committee comes together for their second hearing on the alleged multi billion peso pork barrel scam