6 months P40.97-M donation for ‘Yolanda’, Marawi siege victims still kept at OCD – COA MB
By Ben Rosario Tens of millions of pesos in donations received on behalf of the victims of super-typhoon “Yolanda” in 2013 and the Marawi City siege in 2017 have remained untouched in the custody of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD). Commission on Audit (MANILA BULLETIN) This was revealed in the recently released 2018 OCD annual audit report prepared by the Commission on Audit (COA). “The poor utilization of the donated funds defeated the purpose of donation and that the good intention of the donors for human consideration was not fully served,” COA lamented after conducting the fund audit. The ... more