PAGCOR Corruption Allegations Rumored in Philippines, as Pastor Boy Saycon Strikes Again

PAGCOR Corruption Allegations Rumored in Philippines, as Pastor Boy Saycon Strikes Again

PAGCOR, the Philippines Amusement and Gaming Corporation, is being accused of corruption after Pastor Boy Saycon turned over evidence to the country’s Department of Justice.

If Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is convinced former PAGCOR officials engaged in graft, he’ll likely pursue the ousted gaming officials towards the extent that is fullest of this legislation ( or maybe a bit more).

Saycon is no ordained religious leader, but the secretary-general of the Council of Philippine Affairs. He is apparently supplied documents to Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that shows PAGCOR participating in bribery and other illegal techniques. The allegations stem from before President Rodrigo Duterte took workplace.

Though Aguirre let news outlets in the Southeast Asian nation know he refused to name names in the report or expand on the potential crimes that he indeed had been delivered documents detailing potential illicit activity. ‘I will still need to learn the documents,’ Aguirre explained.

However, based on the Philippine Daily Inquirer, high-level officials into the administration that is prior to precisely disclose contributions and expenditures.

PAGCOR is a federal agency that is under the president’s oversight. Upon taking control of the united states in July, Duterte replaced the board that is five-member their own appointees.

Duterte Duty

PAGCOR operates its very own state-run Continue reading