2 weeks Martires slams DOH exec: Don’t use probe to cover up your incompetence Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines -- Ombudsman Samuel Martires has warned the Department of Health (DOH) against using the rigors of their investigation to cover-up their incompetencies. This after a health official supposedly said that the Ombudsman probe on alleged irregularities in DOH's COVID-19 response would get in the way of the agency's work in this time of a pandemic. Martires on Thursday said that he hopes the department would not make an excuse out of their requirements, like possible subpoena of persons and documents, to hide their shortcomings towards health workers at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19. "Ang hindi ko ... more