2 weeks 89 barangay captains suspended for 6 months over SAP irregularities Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Eighty-nine barangay captain were slapped with a six-month preventive suspension over anomalies in the implementation of the first tranche of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP), the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said Saturday.   In a statement, DILG Secretary Eduardo Ao said the Office of the Ombudsman issued the preventive suspension order.   Ao then directed municipal and city mayors to implement the order upon receipt. Likewise, he also directed DILG regional and field officers to ensure the implementation of the suspension orders.   According to the Office of the Ombudsman's ord...Keep on reading: ... more