7 months Bribery accusation is ‘from a person with a malicious mind’ – Duque MB
By Analou De Vera Health Secretary Francisco Duque III dismissed the allegation of Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) chief Persida Acosta that his office is bribing families of those vaccinated with Dengvaxia in order not to pursue charges against government officials involved in the Dengvaxia mess. Deprtment of Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III (CZAR DANCEL / MANILA BULLETIN) “That is a barefaced brazen lie coming from a person with a malicious mind,” said the health chief during a phone interview with the Manila Bulletin. In a recent radio interview, Acosta claimed that the DOH paid at least four families with ... more