2 weeks No sufficient evidence yet to charge Duque over PhilHealth mess—DOJ chief Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- The multi-agency task force investigating the anomalies in the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) has yet to establish sufficient evidence to recommend the filing of charges against Health Secretary Francisco Duque III, the Department of Justice (DOJ) said Thursday. The DOJ-led Task Force PhilHealth has recommended the filing of graft charges against several officials of the state insurance firm including its resigned President and CEO Ricardo Morales. But it only recommended "strong admonition" against Duque and other members of the PhilHealth board for "grave consequence" of their action or inaction on the state-run insurer's funds. Du...Keep on ... more