Lacson, Faeldon Trade Accusations of Corruption

The smuggling scandal in the Bureau of Customs has widened further, as more personalities get implicated in the issue. Senator Panfilo Lacson revealed that outgoing customs chief Nicanor Faeldon received P100 million in tainted money during the beginning of the latter’s tenure last year. Faeldon then accused Lacson’s family of involvement in the smuggling of cement, and even said that Lacson’s son attempted to…

Subscribe via email for complete access to Supreme Consult’s weekly report on political and investment risks in the Philippines.