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Rappler's latest stories on padrino system


[OPINYON] ‘Mano po, Ninong!’

Nov 27, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Iyong sa SEA Games, simula pa lang nang ilabas ang bilog-bilog na logo at sago-sagong mascot, alam ko nang magkakaganito. Icing on the cake na lang ang kaldero sa New Clark.

LOOK: Forms of corruption in government, daily life

Jul 31, 2016 - 12:45 PM

As we do our part and increase our vigilance to stop the menace of corruption it pays to be aware of what these corrupt acts are

Valeroso pushes for meritocracy bill vs padrino system

Apr 22, 2016 - 4:54 PM

Former police officer Diosdado Valeroso says such a system would motivate government workers and encourage them to take pride in their work in public service

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Customs applicants must take qualifying exams — Sevilla

Aug 04, 2014 - 7:04 PM

The improved hiring process aims to curb the padrino system at the agency

Santiago files bill vs 'padrino system'

Aug 04, 2013 - 2:39 PM

Under the bill padrinos can face fines of up to P30 000 and imprisonment of up to one year

'BAN PADRINOS.' Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago wants to fine and jail politicians engaging in the 'padrino system.' File photo from Santiago's office

PNP plans recruitment changes to fight corruption

Jul 12, 2013 - 12:12 AM

The announcement comes two days after a report by Transparency International showed that Filipinos identify the police as the most corrupt institution

ADDED SECURITY. Sec Mar Roxas announces a new operation to deploy 30,000 additional police officers two weeks before the elections. File photo by Rappler