5 months Lacson says PDEA should launch probe on Acierto’s claims MB
By Hannah Torregoza Even though President Rodrigo Duterte has already cleared presidential adviser Michael Yang from allegations of involvement in the illegal drug trade, Senator Panfilo “Ping” Lacson said the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) should still formally probe the ex-policeman’s allegations. Lacson made the call during a forum at the Senate where he stressed the need to clear “any cloud of doubt” raised by those critical of the Duterte government, particularly those in the opposition. Senator Panfilo M. Lacson (CZAR DANCEL / MANILA BULLETIN) “Para malinaw sa atin. Di ba, most of those who are seeking an investigation, karamihan ... more