Contractors scheme with DPWH to carry out corrupt practices
Corruption at the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) remains widespread, President Rodrigo Duterte told lawmakers on Wednesday night. Duterte made the statement after Congress on Tuesday started its special sessions into the proposed PHP4.5-trillion national budget for 2021. DPWH is headed by Secretary Mark Villar. Read More
Villar has Duterte’s full trust
Public Works Secretary Mark Villar has the full trust and confidence of President Rodrigo Duterte despite allegations of massive corruption within his department, Malacañang said Thursday.
In a Palace press briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made this statement after Duterte said there is corruption embedded in the projects of the DPWH.ay. Read More