5 months Sandiganbayan affirms acquittal of NFA official MB
By Czarina Nicole Ong-Ki The Sandiganbayan Third Division has affirmed the acquittal of Senior Grains Operations Officer Jose Gonzaga of the Dona Elena Warehouse of the National Food Authority (NFA) – North District Office in the graft and malversation case involving missing sacks of imported rice. Sandiganbayan (MANILA BULLETIN) Gonzaga was cleared of his charges for violation of Section 3(e) of R.A. 3019, otherwise known as the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act, as well as Article 217 of the Revised Penal Code or Malversation in a decision promulgated on October 2, 2017 by Judge Emma Mattamu of the Regional Trial ... more